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

Tag: HEED Award Spotlight

Small Institutions Have Big Impact on Inclusion in Higher Education

Much of the discussion around building better, more inclusive campus environments is focused on celebrating multiculturalism and supporting underrepresented students and faculty at large...

Making Every Voice Matter: University of Georgia Recognizes Diversity Across its...

With more than 36,000 students and a combined faculty and staff population of 10,000, the University of Georgia (UGA) in Athens is channeling the...

Texas Tech Proves Many Hands Make for Lighter Work

An effective leader recognizes the unique strengths individuals bring to the table and works to expand upon their diverse experiences. Juan Sánchez Muñoz, PhD,...

Kennesaw State University Examines, Embraces Diversity on a Personal Level

Although Kennesaw State University (KSU) is a relatively young institution at only 52 years old, its history is complex. Located in metropolitan Atlanta, Ga.,...

Union College: Where Diversity Always Has a Seat at the Table

A lot of change can happen in 10 years; Dr. Gretchel Hathaway knows this well. She’s in her 10th year as chief diversity officer (CDO)...

University of Minnesota Promotes Inclusivity with Specialized Programs for Native American...

Minnesota has long been home to a dynamic American Indian community, with 11 federally recognized tribal nations. But mass migration of tribal members in...

Cal State East Bay Focuses on Inclusivity Here and Abroad

A top-down and bottom-up commitment to diversity and inclusion has become a trademark of one of the most diverse universities in the U.S. This team approach...

Creating a Culture of Inclusiveness

Columbia College of Dental Medicine is on a mission to increase minority presence in the dental profession At Columbia University, Dennis Mitchell is helping fill...

Committed to Collaboration

SUNY System Chancellor Nancy Zimpher wants everyone to get out of their silos and work together to fix higher education All photos courtesy of SUNY The...

Team Approach to CDO Operations Sets Cornell Apart

Many universities have a single chief diversity officer, but Cornell uses five chief diversity officers to deliver a bigger impact in advancing diversity and...