Diversity Events 2019

OED sponsors programs, training and special events to promote diversity and equity for students, employees and the community. Enter our Photo Gallery Archive to view pictures of past events.

  • Click here to go to Greater Scranton MLK Commission events page.

2019 MLK Commission theme The March continues.


FEB 19: The Young Leaders of the Civil Rights Movement

Join us at 7 pm on Tuesday, February 19th in the DeNaples Moskovitz Theater, 4th floor, for  “a dynamic multimedia presentation tells the story of the daring young people who led in reaching freedom and equality during the civil rights movement and beyond.” This event is free. For more information, contact José Sanchez at 570-941-5904.


Young Leaders of the Civil Rights Movement Promo Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dwO-p9DEQK0

Young Leaders of the Civil Rights Movement page: http://keyartsproductions.com/touring-productions/young-leaders-of-the-civil-rights-movement/


FEB 24: Annual MLK Community Celebration and Awards Dinner

MLK Dinner speakers adn program information.



Check out this local, free art exhibit during Black History Month in The Marketplace at Steamtown. The Black Scranton Project will feature events throughout the month, including a book club, sip and paint class and open mic night! Visit https://blackscranton.com/events/ for more details.




MARCH 4 & 28 StartSmart Salary Negotiation for Students

Join us for one of these informative sessions.  Registration is required.

March 4 from 6:30-8:40PM  in DeNaples 213

March 28 from 6:30-8:40PM  in DeNaples 406


MARCH 5 Experience of Women in the Workforce

In celebration of Women's History Month, the Jane Kopas Women's Center presents

Ihyisha Simms '08, BS Accounting, Finance minor, University of Scranton

Tax Director at PricewaterhouseCoopers

Join us on Tuesday, March 5th 6pm in The DeNaples Center 405

Extensive experience in providing tax consulting and tax accounting services to large corporations in various industries.



Diversity Talks topics and dates.