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Be An Ally - 5 Easy Ways to Normalize Pronoun Usage

Jan. 11, 2021

Everyone deserves to have their self-ascribed name and pronouns respected in the workplace. And it’s up to us to create a safe space for everyone who is comfortable displaying those pronouns. Included are 5 easy ways to help create that safe space.

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Heal from Invisibility: Land Acknowledgments and an Invitation to Indigenous Narratives

Jan. 11, 2021

Staff Council is committed to honoring and recognizing the land in which the University of Colorado at Boulder resides and the communities of Indigenous Peoples at the University. We start this journey by including a land acknowledgment on our website.

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IDEA Council Update

Oct. 20, 2020

The Inclusion, Diversity and Excellence in Academics (IDEA) Plan is the campus’ blueprint for diversity, equity and inclusion efforts and outlines 3 key areas of impact: Climate, Infrastructure and Leadership. Designated by campus leaders, the 26-member IDEA Council has begun their work of prioritizing the recommendations outlined in the IDEA...

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CU Diversity Summit - November 10th

Oct. 20, 2020

CU Boulder’s work towards a more inclusive, diverse and equitable environment is always situated within the broader context of our society. The sessions in this year’s remote Diversity Summit will explore the multiple intersecting events impacting our immediate community, which in turn affect our broader communities.

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Campus Leadership Open Forum and Clarification

Aug. 10, 2020

CU Staff Council would like to thank all that attended. You can re-watch the forum, and read more about a clarification made related to bias.

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Spring Diversity Summit - Intentionality: Humanity in Action

Jan. 29, 2020

The Diversity and Inclusion Summit is a free multi-day event open to the CU Boulder community and city of Boulder personnel. One of the campus' longest-running events, the upcoming event on Tuesday, February 25th at the UMC marks the 30th Diversity and Inclusion Summit. The spring Summit theme is Intentionality:...

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2020 Spring Diversity Summit

Jan. 17, 2020

The theme of the upcoming summit is Intentionality: Humanity in Action to be held on Tuesday, February 25 in the Glenn Miller Ballrooms. The opening presentation will be given my Kali Fajardo-Anstine , the author of Sabrina & Corina, our Campus One Read . CU Boulder Libraries have developed special...

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Activate Your Allyship - Changes to make today

Nov. 5, 2019

We at CU should all strive to be an ally in our community. Below we list just a few actions you can take in your day to day life to be a better ally. Ally (plural allies): (noun) an individual who is not a member of a particular group but...


Diversity Summit: Tues. & Wed., Nov. 12 & 13, 2019

Sept. 30, 2019

Save the date and participate in the campus-wide One Read. A "One Read" offers participants an opportunity to read a common book and engage in a community-wide discussion on its subject matter. This year’s Diversity and Inclusion Summit One Read offers CU Boulder staff an outstanding opportunity to become immersed...

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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...