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Top reasons to attend the Diversity and Inclusion Summit

Nov. 7, 2019

Whether you're a student, staff or faculty member, here are some of the top reasons and sessions to join at the fall 2019 Diversity and Inclusion Summit, held in the University Memorial Center.
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Your student government: The drive to change the world starts with a single action

Nov. 7, 2019

CUSG invites students to join this fall’s Diversity and Inclusion Summit as we work toward closing the gap between actions and intent.
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Exploring what we give to children to teach them about gender

Nov. 7, 2019

Have you ever thought about the crossroads of children’s media and gender studies? For Christopher Bell, this concept is constantly on the brain, whether he's teaching at UCCS or consulting for Pixar. Read more from Bell, the upcoming Diversity and Inclusion Summit keynote speaker.
Members of the CU community meet with CU Boulder leadership in small groups during the CU Leadership "Unplugged" session during the second day of events for the 2019 Spring Diversity and Inclusion Summit at the University Memorial Center.  (Photo by  Patrick Campbell/University of Colorado)
There’s something for everyone at the Diversity and Inclusion Summit Nov. 12–13

Nov. 6, 2019

This free two-day event will feature keynote speaker Professor Christopher Bell and other presenters, CU One Read book discussions and more than 40 interactive sessions exploring the theme: intent and impact.
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The IDEA Plan—a blueprint for diversity, inclusion

Oct. 30, 2019

Campus leaders have announced that they've accepted the Inclusion, Diversity and Excellence in Academics (IDEA) Plan—the campus’s blueprint for diversity, equity and inclusive excellence.
University of Colorado senior engineering students developing the Rover robotic companion dog, from left: Christopher Maesaka, Bryce Griebenow, Mohammad Alnoaimi. Standing is their faculty mentor: Assistant Professor Kimberly Newman. At her side is Nitrox. (Photo by Casey A. Cass/University of Colorado)
Don't miss the Inclusive Community of Practice session Sept. 23: Mindful mentorship

Sept. 19, 2019

Who do you mentor? By whom are you mentored? In this session we will discuss mentoring scenarios from the perspectives of the mentor and mentee to consider how we can get the most out of these formative relationships.
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.
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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.
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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.

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...