DEI Training for Employees
Units may include schools, departments, divisions, or other configurations. Supplemental sessions provided to new faculty and staff during orientations, first-year experience programming, etc. Workshop recommendations include diversity, equity, and inclusion unit plans.
Inclusive Hiring and Recruitment
Engage with search committees to prepare an equitable search process for all open positions. Engage with external search firms and professional organizations to expand recruitment capabilities to increase diversity among the pool of applicants. Increase advertisements by publicizing vacancies in a variety of areas.
JEDI Monthly Book Discussions
The Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Council is comprised of DEI campus leaders and partners from across campus focusing on institutional priorities related to social justice, equity, and representation, and inclusion. (Director of CSDI; Assistant Dean of Law Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; Counseling, Health, and Wellness; Center for Career Equity, Development, and Success, Disability Services, Interfaith Center, and other affiliates)
All university stakeholders are invited to participate in monthly book discussions focused on expanding our knowledge and building community. Future book dates are listed below:
7/15/2021 | Caste by Isabel Wilkerson
8/20/2021 | Diversity Beyond Lip Service by La'Wana Harris
9/16/2021 | How To Be an Inclusive Leader: Creating Trust, Cooperation, and Community Across Differences by Jennifer Brown
10/22/2021 | Unbiased: Addressing Unconscious Bias at Work by Stacey A. Gordon
11/18/2021 | Allies and Advocates: Creating an Inclusive and Equitable Culture by Amber Cabral
12/17/2021 | Recap of Semester
1/20/2022 | The Conversation: How Seeking and Speaking the Truth about Racism Can Radically Transform Individuals and Organizations by Robert Livingston
2/17/2022 | TBA
3/25/2022 | TBA
4/21/2022 | TBA
5/19/2022 | Recap of Semester
The Book Discussion for July will be based on Caste by Isabel Wilkerson. Join us Thursday, July 15 at 3pm. Sign up here.