History and Heritage Month Statements

The Office of the Chancellor: DEI Fellow – Heritage Month Statements

The Heritage Month Statements provide opportunities for the UA Little Rock community to recognize the historical legacies of a diverse array of identities. Additionally, the statements serve as a mechanism to support the diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts designed to enhance our awareness, knowledge, and skills to enrich our intercultural competence.

January: Rev. Dr. MLK Jr. Day

February: African American/Black History Month

March: Women’s History Month

April: Arab American Heritage Month


Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Jewish American Heritage Month

LGBTQIA+ Pride Month

September: Hispanic Heritage Month
Statement 1
Statement 2

October: LGBTQIA+ History Month
Statement 1
Statement 2

Native American Heritage Month
Trans Awareness Week (November 13-19)