Faculty members discuss points on the session titled “Finding the ‘Us’ in Inclusion: What Do You Need to Be an Inclusive Educator?” at the CU Boulder 2020 Spring Diversity Summit. (Photo by Glenn Asakawa/University of Colorado)
Scene at CU: Diversity summits

Feb. 29, 2020

CU Boulder recently hosted both the Diversity and Inclusion Summit, and the Inclusive Sports Summit. See photos from the events, which addressed how we go from talking to modeling behaviors and practices, as well as identity, privilege, inclusion and diversity in sports.
person places sticky note on poster during summit session
Top reasons to attend the Diversity and Inclusion Summit on Feb. 25

Feb. 21, 2020

Whether you're a student, staff or faculty member, here are some of the top reasons and sessions to join at the spring Diversity and Inclusion Summit, to be held at the University Memorial Center.
Kate Fagan
Kate Fagan talks inclusivity in sports ahead of upcoming summit

Feb. 20, 2020

CUBuffs.com caught up with former CU basketball player Kate Fagan for a Q&A ahead of the Feb. 26 Inclusive Sports Summit. Fagan, along with former CU football player Phillip Lindsay, is a keynote speaker.
An aerial view of the CU Boulder campus
Spring update: Efforts to improve anti-racism policies, safety, resources and support

Feb. 19, 2020

As a follow-up on efforts to improve campus anti-racism policies, resources and training for the community, CUSG Director of Diversity and Inclusion Olivia Gardner and Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement Bob Boswell are sharing an update on progress, action items and next steps.
CU Buff rug in focus during a Diversity and Inclusion Summit session
3 reasons to attend the free Inclusive Sports Summit on Feb. 26

Feb. 14, 2020

This year’s Inclusive Sports Summit will explore privilege, as well as inclusion and diversity within sports and recreation. It will feature keynote speakers Kate Fagan and Phillip Lindsay. Here are just a few reasons to attend.
Participants brainstorm during the 2018 Diversity and Inclusion Summit
Spring diversity summit to help set intentions for action

Feb. 12, 2020

The theme of the Diversity and Inclusion Summit on Feb. 25 is “intentionality: humanity in action,” featuring workshops and interactive sessions to help you move from talking about diversity and inclusion to taking action with intention.
Chancellor Philip DiStefano
From the Chancellor: Supporting our community, our values and each other

Feb. 7, 2020

As our spring semester hits full stride, I want to remind us of the standards of conduct we hold ourselves to and our need to remain vigilant in protecting and supporting each member of our community. We face persistent challenges in our efforts to foster a truly inclusive CU Boulder, and we share responsibility for enabling a safe, welcoming campus for all.
Campus community members walking on campus
Equity and Excellence Awards nominations now open, due March 2

Feb. 5, 2020

The award is designed to recognize campus members who have effectively worked to promote the principles of making excellence inclusive in teaching, leadership, community engagement and more.
Panelists speak at a past Inclusive Sports Summit
Kate Fagan, Phillip Lindsay to speak at Inclusive Sports Summit Feb. 26

Feb. 4, 2020

Fagan and Lindsay will serve as keynote speakers for the annual summit on Wednesday, Feb. 26, which will explore identity, privilege, inclusion and diversity within sports and recreation.
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)
Spring Diversity and Inclusion Summit to be held Feb. 25

Feb. 3, 2020

Join the campus for a full day of conference-style sessions including experts focusing on making excellence inclusive. The CU Boulder community and city of Boulder employees are welcome.

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...