Diversity and Inclusion

Aug 27, 2021

Major Religious Holidays with Work Restrictions

Several religions prohibit working on certain holidays. To aid staff, faculty and supervisors with scheduling events and activities, a short list of some holidays on which students, staff or faculty may not be able to work or attend class is now listed online.

Jun 14, 2021

Inclusive Excellence Certificate Program for Summer 2021

Sign up for the Inclusive Excellence Certificate Program for Summer 2021.

Apr 11, 2021

CALS Community Conversations: Marginalized Communities’ Election Expectations

JoCora Moore will lead the April 27, CALS Community Conversation, “Marginalized Communities' Election Expectations,” a discussion about the realities of what marginalized communities can, and should, expect from elections.

Mar 15, 2021

CALS Community Conversations: Voting Rights and Voting Wrongs

Dr. Katherine Charron will lead the upcoming CALS Community Conversation, “Voting Rights and Voting Wrongs,” a discussion about the burden placed on marginalized communities to be active in the election process.

Feb 22, 2021

CALS Community Conversations: How Elections Affect Marginalized Communities

Dr. Paula McAvoy will lead the upcoming CALS Community Conversation, 'Political Polarization: Why is this happening? What can be done?"

Nov 15, 2020

CALS Community Conversations – Coronavirus Best Practices: Closing the Gap Between Communities Affected by the Pandemic

Dr. Thomas Birkland will lead the final session of the Conversations about the Current Health Crisis and Marginalized Communities series on Nov. 19.

Oct 26, 2020

CALS Community Conversations – Coronavirus Predictions: The Lasting Effects of the Pandemic on Marginalized Communities

Dr. Thomas Birkland will lead the third and fourth sessions of the Conversations about the Current Health Crisis and Marginalized Communities series on Nov. 5.

Oct 26, 2020

CALS Community Conversations – Are Certain Communities More or Less Susceptible to Contracting and Transferring COVID-19?

Current communication messages about the COVID-19 pandemic tend to focus more on individual risks than community risks. A panel featuring Huiling Ding, Vanessa Volpe and Xin Ding will field questions about communities and the spread of coronavirus.

Oct 5, 2020

CALS Community Conversations – Health Care Crisis and Community Marginalization

Join us on, Thursday, Oct. 8, at 9 a.m., to discuss Coronavirus victims. A conversation focusing on the communities most in line of the Coronavirus pandemic fire.

Sep 21, 2020

CALS Community Conversation – Moving from Safe to Brave Spaces

On Sept. 29, at 9 a.m., Dr. Rupert Nacoste is leading the September CALS Community Conversations focusing on helping the CALS community understand the psychology behind social change and learning how to manage conversations and interactions that focus on race and race relations.