Diversity and Inclusion Summit attendees sit in circle during session
Making excellence inclusive

Aug. 30, 2019

The IDEA plan is currently under final administrative review by senior campus leadership, who will meet this month with the authoring committee to discuss recommendations and their implementation.
A group of students takes notes during the boys2MEN summit
CU Boulder, Crowley Foundation co-host boys2MEN Leadership Summit

June 21, 2019

The boys2MEN (b2M) Leadership Summit—an annual precollege leadership program created to empower and inspire young men to become leaders in their communities through higher education, entrepreneurship and other avenues of their choice—will take place June 22-28 on the CU Boulder campus.
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May 13 workshop cultivates inclusive leadership

May 23, 2019

Around 130 CU Boulder leaders from the Academic Affairs, Advancement, and Strategic Resources and Support divisions came together in a workshop to learn the art of cultivating inclusive leadership.
Students look at Spanish Heritage Language and Culture Day displays on campus
DPS to compete in campus cultural event on May 15

May 10, 2019

Hundreds of Denver Public Schools students will visit CU Boulder for Spanish Heritage Language and Culture Day, a competitive event designed to showcase their creative talents and encourage them to pursue higher education.
Campus community members sit in circle at Diversity and Inclusion Summit session
IDEA Plan draft posted as chancellor and cabinet prepare for next steps

May 1, 2019

The revised draft of the IDEA Plan—the campus’s working blueprint for achieving diversity, equity and inclusive excellence—has been delivered to the chancellor, provost and senior vice chancellor for review.
GO scholar Efrata Kirose in Chile
Scholarship program breaking barriers to study abroad

March 14, 2019

Now in its fifth year, Education Abroad’s Global Opportunity, or “GO” Scholars, program has awarded more than 100 scholarships to underrepresented first-year students from low socio-economic backgrounds.
Tamika Catchings keynote address at Inclusive Sports Summit
Tamika Catchings delivers inspirational ISS keynote address

Feb. 21, 2019

The former college, professional and Olympic basketball star delivered an inspirational and thought-provoking keynote address Wednesday at the second annual Inclusive Sports Summit.
Student listens in on Diversity and Inclusion Summit session
7 reasons to attend the Inclusive Sports Summit Feb. 20

Feb. 14, 2019

The event will cover the topics of social justice, LGBTQ, race and ethnicity, health and wellness and careers in sports and recreation through a variety of presentations and panels.
Scenes from the spring Diversity and Inclusion Summit. Photo by Patrick Campbell.
Scene at CU: Spring Diversity and Inclusion Summit

Feb. 13, 2019

With a focus on closing gaps and improving inclusive interactions, the spring Diversity and Inclusion Summit on Feb. 12 brought a variety of opportunities for attendees. See photos from the event!
Diversity and Inclusion Summit attendees sit in circle during session
IDEA Plan to be unveiled this spring

Feb. 5, 2019

This spring, CU Boulder will see its first-ever comprehensive diversity, inclusion and equity plan delivered to the campus.

Be Inclusive Every Day

May 21, 2019

Inclusive Excellence Belongs to All of Us! In early May 2019, the Inclusion, Diversity, and Excellence in Academics (IDEA) Plan steering committee released an update in CU Boulder Today regarding the status of the revised draft IDEA Plan. Visit the ODECE website to read the draft plan . As noted...

Spring Diversity and Inclusion Summit, pedagogy workshops on the horizon

Jan. 31, 2019

A wellspring of activities will provide students, faculty and staff with many opportunities to learn how the university continues to engage the community at all levels to make excellence inclusive at CU Boulder. The spring Diversity and Inclusion Summit will take place on Feb. 12 and extend the theme explored...

Scene at CU: CU system Diversity and Inclusion Summit

Nov. 15, 2018

There was something for everyone at the CU system Diversity and Inclusion Summit. Attendees heard from best-selling author Beverly Tatum, CU leadership and peers at a variety of compelling sessions ranging in topic from student support through remote presence technology to women in the workplace, global "Englishes," being unapologetically oneself...

Eva Lacy, left, an academic advisor, introduces herself to Beverly Daniel Tatum following Daniel Tatum's conversation with University of Colorado Chancellor Phil DiStefano to kick off a two-day, system-wide summit on diversity and inclusion. (Cliff Grassmick / Staff Photographer)

CU Boulder turns focus to diversity at two-day seminar

Nov. 13, 2018

Eva Lacy, left, an academic advisor, introduces herself to Beverly Daniel Tatum following Daniel Tatum's conversation with University of Colorado Chancellor Phil DiStefano to kick off a two-day, system-wide summit on diversity and inclusion. ( Cliff Grassmick / Staff Photographer ) Imagine posing for a group photo. The first thing...

10 sessions to attend at the Diversity and Inclusion Summit

Nov. 8, 2018

Intent vs. Impact: Improving Inclusive Interactions will open at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, in the University Memorial Center's Glenn Miller Ballroom with remarks by Alphonse Keasley, associate vice chancellor in the Office of Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement , CU President Bruce Benson, Boulder City Manager Jane Brautigam...

Campus diversity plan to post on Nov. 9

Nov. 5, 2018

The Inclusion, Diversity, Excellence and Academics Plan (IDEA Plan) will be posted for community review on Friday, Nov. 9, on the ODECE website . The plan is the culmination of more than six months’ work by the IDEA Plan authoring and revising committees . It is a continuously renewing blueprint...