PROVIDENCE, RI -- Over a three-day stretch from October 27 to 29, Johnson & Wales will take part in the nationwide NCAA social media campaign to start the discussion, speak out on and promote diversity and inclusion within collegiate athletics and student-athlete success.
This is the third iteration of the campaign with the goal to engage through social media channels across the nation and to kick start a discussion regarding diversity and inclusion while promoting the benefits of inclusive environments to the student-athlete experience.
Johnson & Wales athletics will join the national movement and other NCAA institutions during this three-day campaign. Student-athletes are currently working on developing content for the campaign. To follow the content, be sure to connect on the athletic department's official social media channels @JWUathleticsPVD on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
Use the campaign's official hashtag #NCAAInclusion if you would like to join the movement and be sure to tag JWUathleticsPVD to show your Wildcat pride.
DAY 1: "MY STORY MATTERS"
DAY 2: "I'VE GOT YOUR BACK"
Day two of campagin focuses on the phrase "I've got your back". This is to strengthen the power of teamwork and community in creating inclusive environments. Check out the @JWUAthleticsPVD Instagram to see how each team is commited to have thier teammates back and how being a good teammate is crucial in fostering diversity & inclusion.
DAY 3: "TOGETHER WE RISE"
Check out the rest of what JWU Student-Athletes had to say on our Instagram page, @JWUAthleticsPVD.