ADVANCING THE CONVERSATION ON DIVERSITY, EQUITY,
AND INCLUSION IN HIGHER EDUCATION AND BEYOND

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The 2020 HEED Awards: Social Justice & Activism

The annual INSIGHT Into Diversity Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes colleges and universities that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity and...

African American History: A Look Back at Early Student Activism

For more than three centuries, African Americans have overcome barriers and defied restrictions to gain access to higher education, but it wasn’t until after...

University of Louisville Institute ‘Builds a Bridge’ Between Research and Action...

The Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research at the University of Louisville (UofL) seeks to support racial and social justice activism through the...

The annual Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes institutions that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in...

Preparing Students to Protest in the Millennial Era

In his “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” Martin Luther King Jr. wrote a searing rebuke to his white clergy brothers, who had voiced their disapproval of...

Constructing a Better System

 Sustainable Change Takes Time to Develop To some observers, the student protests that swept the country over the past year — spurred by events at...

Addressing Social Justice Issues at Academic Health Centers

The challenges of diversity, equity, and inclusion that we face in academe today can be traced back to the nine Colonial colleges that were...