ODEI Special Initiatives and Programs

Student Initiatives and Programs

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Black Male Leadership Initiative (BMLI)

A leadership and personal development cohort retention program that provides academic, leadership, professional, and cultural development opportunities for male students, targeting Black college male students.


President's Millennial Scholars Program (PMSP)

An academic, personal, and professional development program for students of color and students from underrepresented populations. PMSP is aimed at creating an environment for students where academic and professional excellence is expected.

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Diversity Ambassadors

Diversity Ambassadors are dedicated to “broadening the face of leadership at LSU” and will commit themselves to creating a platform for change and inclusion through exploring geographic, religious, and other types of cultural diversity.

ODEI Programs

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LSUnity Block Party

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ODEI Open House


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Diversity Study Abroad at LSU