Word of the Day: Diverse

di-verse / dəˈvərs,dīˈvərs/ adjective 1. unlike; differing in form, kind, etc. If we are to achieve a richer culture, rich in contrasting values, we must recognize the whole gamut of human potentialities, and so weave a less arbitrary social fabric, one in which each diverse gift will find a fitting place. Margaret Mead, 1901-1978 2. composed of distinctly different qualities Telling diverse stories is at the heart of our culture. Brandon Victor Dixon, 1981- 3. including members from different backgrounds, cultures, races, etc. My dream would be a multicultural society, one that is diverse and where every man, woman and child are treated equally. Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013