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DEOMI Facilitates DHRA Managerial Training Program
Aligning Culture with Vision though Open, Collaborative Discussion

PATRICK SPACE FORCE BASE, Fla. — The Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute facilitated the second session of the Defense Human Resources Activity’s new enterprise-wide managerial training program for supervisory General Schedule-15 employees, Sept. 20-22.

The managerial training program supports the educational and professional development of Tier 2 Supervisors, those who supervise subordinate supervisors. The program delivered information and instruction on key leadership topics specifically chosen to help supervisors as individuals, members of a team, and stewards of DHRA’s diverse and inclusive culture.

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West Point Cadets at DEOMI

West Point Cadets Participate in DEOMI Pilot Internship

PATRICK SPACE FORCE BASE, Fla. – The Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI) hosted three United States Military Academy West Point rising senior cadets as part of a pilot Summer Research and Professionalization Internship Program (SRPIP), from June 21st to July 11th.

The pilot SRPIP is part of a broader ongoing research collaboration, established in 2021, between DEOMI’s Research and Development (R&D) Directorate and West Point.

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DHRA Managerial Training Group Photo

DEOMI Facilitates DHRA’s New Enterprise-wide Managerial Training Program

PATRICK SPACE FORCE BASE, Fla. – The Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI) facilitated the Defense Human Resources Activity (DHRA)’s new enterprise-wide managerial training program for supervisory General Schedule-15 (GS-15) employees, June 14-16.

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DEOMI Volunteers Clean Up

DEOMI Volunteers Clean Up Brevard County

PATRICK SPACE FORCE BASE, Fla. – Volunteers from the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI) came together to help clean up a Brevard County road Apr. 30, 2022, as part of a newly established partnership with the Keep Brevard Beautiful (KBB) Adopt-A-Highway program.

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Retirement Ceremony Connie Morrison

DEOMI’s Ms. Morrison Retires with Nearly 52 Years of Federal Service

PATRICK SPACE FORCE BASE, Fla. – A retirement ceremony was held for Constance “Connie” Morrison, a library technician with the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI), in recognition of nearly 52 years of federal service, Apr. 26.

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Staff and Students of 2022 SEPM Course

DEOMI Welcomes First In-Residence Students Since March 2020

PATRICK SPACE FORCE BASE, Fla. – The Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI) welcomed its first in-resident students, since start of the global coronavirus pandemic in March 2020, on Monday at the start of DEOMI’s week-long Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) - Special Emphasis Program Manager (SEPM) course.

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DEOMI's Bienniel Curriculum Review Team

DEOMI’s Curricula Review Safeguards Total Force Readiness

PATRICK SPACE FORCE BASE, Fla. –– The Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI) hosted leaders from the Office for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, along with each military service and component, for a biennial review onboard Patrick Space Force Base, Florida, Apr. 12-14.

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Image of DEOMI's Creative Talent Recognized by Local Community Article


DEOMI’s Creative Talent Recognized by Local Community

PATRICK SPACE FORCE BASE, Fla. – Archie Delapaz and Randall Allen, videographers with the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI) Multimedia & Technology Development Department, not only provide premier DEOMI products, but they also hone their technical and artistic skills by creating original short films for submission in the Melbourne Independent Filmmakers Festival (MIFF), held in each year in Melbourne, Florida.

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Image of DEOMI’s LTAS Propels Force Readiness U.S. Navy Senior Chief Damage Controlman John Sullivan and U.S. Army Maj. Rodney Jackson

DEOMI's LTAS Propels Force Readiness

PATRICK SPACE FORCE BASE, Fla. (Dec. 8, 2021) U.S. Navy Senior Chief Damage Controlman John Sullivan and U.S. Army Maj. Rodney Jackson (left to right), both attached to the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI), facilitate the Leadership Team Awareness Seminar - Virtual. 

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Image of Research and Development Zoom Meeting

DEOMI's Board of Advisors Focuses on Total Force Readiness

PATRICK SPACE FORCE BASE, Fla. – Clarence A. Johnson, director, Diversity Management Operations Center, and chair, Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI) Board of Advisors (BOA), along with Navy Capt. Delmy M. Robinson, commandant of DEOMI, hosted the final DEOMI BOA meeting of 2021 virtually, Nov. 17.

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Drawing of DEOMI building

DEOMI Receives Drawing from Local Artist

PATRICK AFB, Fla. - During the most recent DEOMI Reserve Component Course graduation, local Artist Discovery Coach Debi Pettigrew presented a gift drawing of the current DEOMI facility that was first opened in January, 2004 here on Patrick Air Force Base.

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Photo of SGM Ishmael

SGM Ishmael: DEOMI Will Always Be Needed!

PATRICK AFB, Fla. - A former DEOMI Graduate and Class President from EOAC 18-1, spent some time serving as the Guest Speaker for Equal Opportunity Advisor Reserve Component Course 19CD, held here Oct. 4, 2019. They listened.

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Photo of DEOMI STEM Students at the Morrell Operations Center

Space Education 101: DEOMI STEM Students Visit Morrell Operations Center

Patrick AFB, Fla. - Six lucky DEOMI Stem (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) students and three staff members recently had a tour on the Space Coast and it didn’t involve any theme parks, surfboards or roller coasters.

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Members of the DEOMI Curriculum Review Committee

Curriculum Requirements Review: A Total Joint Effort

PATRICK AFB, Fla. -- To provide the Services an opportunity to assess whether DEOMI is providing graduates with occupational training that meet occupational needs, the Institute must periodically conduct a curriculum evaluation.

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Master's Workshop students in DEOMI foyer

DEOMI, 45th Space Wing Partner to Spread Positive Messaging

PATRICK AFB, Fla. - SGM Ivory, 'You can get here from there.' Time and again, first here in the DEOMI Auditorium, then during visits and back-and-forth interactions with personnel from the 45th Space Wing’s Chaplain’s Office, Fire Department and the K-9 Demonstration Team, these Master’s Workshop students listened to a non-stop litany of positive messaging and the sharing of some very personal stories of “overcoming.”

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Attendees of DEOMI's Collaborative Series Event

DEOMI Collaborative Event Gets Rave Reviews from EO Practitioners

PATRICK AFB, Fla. -- The Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI) recently held a two-day DEOMI Collaborative Series here. According to Army COL Mary L. Martin, DEOMI Commandant, the event was designed for all attendees to gain a clear perspective and introduction to diversity and inclusion.

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NEWS RELEASES


2021

►  DEOMI Welcomes New Commandant

2020

►  DEOMI Announces New Website Address - defenseculture.mil
►  Public Affairs Announcement on Re-accreditation
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DEOMI Cancels In-Residence Courses
►  DEOMI Announces Availability of Personal Development Products
►  DEOMI Announces Availability of E-Learning Lessons and Certificates
►  Days of Remembrance: Let's Never Forget

2019

►  DEOMI Graduates EOAC 19-3
►  Veteran's Day - A Universal Success!
►  Colonel Aimee Storm Assumes DEOMI Leadership
►  Faces of DEOMI - SSG de Hollenben
►  Faces of DEOMI - TSgt Franklin
►  Jennifer Ciardelli visits DEOMI - Why We Remember the Holocaust
►  Faces of DEOMI - PO1 Moore

2018

►  DEOMI NCO Earns Navy Honors
►  STEM Interns Hold Symposium
►  DEOMI Collaborative Event Gets Rave Reviews from EO Practitioners
►  DEOMI Observance Products "touch the hearts" of California Family Members
►  DEOMI Collaborative Series 2018
►  DEOMI, Eastern Florida State College Combine for Black History Month Celebration Finale

2017

►  Bisesi: It’s very important for you to create unity…
►  DEOCS 4.1 Assessment to Solutions launches Aug. 1
►  Message Received: Putting Words Into Action!
►  Leadership Seminar 'Levels the playing field'
►  DEOMI EOAC Class 17-1 Graduates!
►  DEOMI Commandant Awarded 'Bundewehr Silver Cross of Honor'

2016

►  DEOMI Collaborative Series 'hits the mark'
►  DEOMI Unveils New SAPR Tab on Assessment to Solutions Area of DEOMI.org
►  A Big Day for DEOMI's STEM Students
►  The Honorable Gabe Camarillo - DEOMI EOAC 16-2 Graduation Guest Speaker
►  21st Century Sailor Office hosts EO Training Summit at DEOMI
►  DEOMI to celebrate 45th birthday on 24 June
►  Col Martin Assumes Command of DEOMI (I pledge to do my best)
►  DEOMI Releases New Products to Support DEOCS Administrators
►  DEOMI Releases New Products on the Assessment to Solutions Area of deomi.org

OBSERVANCE RELEASES


 Image of 2017 Asian American Pacific Islander History Month PosterImage of 2018 Women's Equality Day PosterImage of 2021 Martin Luther King Jr Poster


2022 Releases
 

►  DEOMI Releases 2022 National Disability Employment Awareness Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2022 National Hispanic Heritage Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2022 Women's Equality Day Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2022 Juneteenth Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2022 Pride Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2022 Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2022 Days of Remembrance Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2022 Women's History Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2022 Black History Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2022 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Products

 
2021 Releases
 

►  DEOMI Releases 2021 National American Indian Heritage Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2021 National Disability Employment Awareness Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2021 National Hispanic Heritage Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2021 Women's Equality Day Products (Poster Version 1)
►  DEOMI Releases 2021 Women's Equality Day Products (Poster Version 2)
 DEOMI Releases 2021 Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2021 Days of Remembrance Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2021 Women's History Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2021 Black History Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2021 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Products

 
2020 Releases
 
2019 Releases
 

►  DEOMI Releases 2019 National American Indian Heritage Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2019 National Disability Employment Awareness Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2019 National Hispanic Heritage Month Observance Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2019 Women's Equality Day Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2019 Multicultural Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2019 Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2019 Days of Remembrance Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2019 Women's History Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2019 Black History Month Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2019 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Poster


2018 Releases
 

►  DEOMI Releases 2018 National American Indian Heritage Month Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2018 National Disability Employment Awareness Month Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2018 National Hispanic Heritage Month Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2018 Women's Equality Day Poster and Support Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2018 Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2018 Days of Remembrance Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2018 Women's History Month Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2018 National African American/Black History Month Observance Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Poster

2017 Releases
 

►  DEOMI Releases 2017 National American Indian Heritage Month Poster
►  DEOMI Releases National Disability Employment Awareness Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2017 Hispanic Heritage Month Observance Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2017 Women's Equality Day Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2017 LGBT Pride Month Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2017 Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Poster and Support Products
►  DEOMI Releases 2017 Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2017 Holocaust Remembrance Day "Days of Remembrance" Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2017 Women's History Month Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2017 African American/Black History Month Poster
►  DEOMI Releases 2017 Martin Luther King Jr Holiday Poster​

 

DEOMI MINUTE VIDEOS


 

DEOMI Minute 11: DEOMI Adopts A Highway

 
DEOMI Minute Episode 10: DEOMI Welcomes First In-Residence Students Since The Pandemic Began

 
DEOMI Minute Episode 9: 5K Run-Walk

 
DEOMI Minute Episode 8: DEOMI at Universal Orlando Resort

 
DEOMI Minute Episode 7:  Assumption of Leadership

 
DEOMI Minute Episode 6: Holocaust Remembrance

 
DEOMI Minute Episode 5:  The Future EOA Simulator

DEOMI Minute Episode 4:  DEOMI Training Video Development

DEOMI Minute Episode 3: DEOMI STEM Students

DEOMI Minute Episode 2:  EOAC 18-01 Graduation

DEOMI Minute Episode 1:  EOAC 18-01 Begins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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