GoodRead: Report finds mismatch of minority students, teachers (Chalkbeat)

(original from Chalkbeat Colorado) Only 10 percent of Colorado teachers are minorities, while 43 percent of state students belong to minority groups, a new report has found. “A major challenge in the U.S. education system, including Colorado’s education system, is the mismatch between the racial and ethnic diversity of the nation’s overall student population and that […]

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Stereotype Threat Workshop

Event: Stereotype Threat Workshop Join the University of Colorado Department of Philosophy and Council on Diversity and Inclusion for their Stereotype Threat Workshop on September 25, 2014 from 3:00PM – 5:00PM in the Plaza Building, Room M-203. The guest speaker is Jenessa Shaprio, Ph.D. and will teach workshop participants how stereotypes can negatively affect student […]

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Invitation: 2014 Diversity Summit

ALL CU Staff and Faculty are invited to attend the 2014 University of Colorado Diversity Summit “Developing Our Capacities as Inclusive Campuses” October 24, 2014 8:30AM – 3:30PM The 2014 Diversity Summit will take place on October 24, 2014 from 8:30AM – 3:30PM at the DoubleTree by Hilton Denver. Increase your knowledge about diversity resources […]

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Our Student Community

What does a “welcoming community for students” look like?’ Help define it, nurture it, and expand it right here in the SEHD: http://bit.ly/1m4eHOD On Wednesday July 16th the Diversity Committee will be hosting a lunch to review and discuss the responses. All are invited so please mark your calendar for July 16, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM […]

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Panel Discussion on Inequities in Education and the Economy

Why are there concentrations of race? Why are there concentrations of poverty? Why do inequities persist? The Planners Network invites you to join us at our Panel Discussion Series on Inequity where we will seek to explore these difficult questions with the help of professionals and academics versed in the theory and practice of social justice. WHEN: Tuesday, April 22nd […]

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Diversity & Excellence Grants RFP (2013-2014)

Diversity & Excellence Grants fund innovative projects that promote inclusive excellence and diversity throughout the University of Colorado System. Grants of up to $3,000 each will be awarded to proposals that creatively advance the principles of diversity and inclusion in substantive ways. https://www.cu.edu/academicaffairs/documents/2014_Diversity-Excellence-Grants-RFP.pdf

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Diversity & Inclusion Fall 2013

Greetings Awesome CU- SEHD Community, We have entered another Fall season and “the bell has rung & school has begun!” On behalf of the SEHD Office of Diversity & Inclusion (ODI), Welcome and Welcome Back! We are excited to move forward with you as we continue our efforts to improve our visibility and enhance ways we can […]

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