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: 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.

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.

Silhouette of Old Main with sunset in background

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!