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Mentoring Matters: Supporting the Success and Sustainability of Diversity Officers

Higher education institutions across the country face heightened scrutiny with respect to DEI (diversity, equity, and inclusion) efforts. At least 30 states have introduced...

A Defense of the Senior Diversity Officer in Politically Charged Times

If the media is to be believed, the future of the senior diversity officer in higher education is bleak. But is it really? Institutions...

New CDOs ‘Stand on the Shoulders’ of DEI Predecessors

An increasing number of organizations across all sectors have added chief diversity officer (CDO) positions to their workforces in recent years to meet the...

Addressing the Emotional, Interpersonal, and Professional Costs of Being a Senior...

Everyone who holds a senior administrative position in higher education faces challenges that require them to listen with empathy to aggrieved parties to find...

Business Schools Continue to Lag Behind in DEI Leadership

A cursory examination of more than 500 business school websites across the U.S.  appears to show that very few have chief diversity officers (CDOs)...

New Report Says Racial and Gender Disparities Persist at Virginia Military...

National law firm Barnes & Thornburg released a 152-page report this week that found Virginia Military Institute (VMI) upholds an environment of institutionalized racism...

U.S. Department of State Makes Historic First Chief Diversity Officer Appointment

This week, U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken named Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley as the State Department's first chief diversity officer. The position was created in an...

INSIGHT Partners with University of Kentucky to Develop First-of-its-Kind DEI Doctoral...

While social justice advocates have long pushed for American institutions to make good on their professed values of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), the demand...

The Role of Diversity Leaders at US Business Schools

In the October 2018 business school issue, INSIGHT Into Diversity explored how chief diversity officers (CDOs) in business schools at three universities have positively...

INSIGHT Into Diversity Announces Cheryl Gonzalez as New Editorial Board Member

INSIGHT Into Diversity is pleased to welcome Cheryl Gonzalez, EdD candidate, as the newest member of the magazine’s Editorial Board. Cheryl Gonzalez, newly appointed as the...