Previous Events - Inclusive Excellence

Sep 25

Inclusive Excellence Teaching Strategies

Friday, September 25, 2020 - 11:00am
Online in Zoom

We all care deeply about our students and want them to succeed. Besides teaching disciplinary content and skills, our role as instructors is to help students learn and to create a diverse set of thinkers and problem-solvers who can go on to do amazing things with our content. Click here for more information 
Sep 18

Inclusive Language and Gender Pronouns

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 1:00pm
Online in Zoom

As campus works to become more inclusive, one of the most important elements is the language that we use. Often heard is a reference to "pronouns", but what are they and why do they matter? During this engaging and interactive session, participants will learn about inclusive language, what pronouns are and how to appropriately ask for and use them, and better understand the importance of this small but powerful statement. Click here for more information. 
Sep 11

Inclusive Teaching in Natural and Physical Science

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 1:00pm
Online in Zoom

There is the necessity for diversity, equity, and inclusion in STEM education. However, students from various backgrounds and social identities are underrepresented in scientific fields and typically face larger and more frequent barriers. This workshop focuses on identifying the unique challenges faced by a diverse student population and allows faculty and instructional staff to develop the skills needed to incorporate inclusive practices into their classrooms. Click here for more information. 
Aug 1

Academics for Black Survival and Wellness: The Rewind and Remix

Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 9:00am to Friday, August 21, 2020 - 12:00am
Online

Beginning on Saturday, August 1 - Friday, August 21, 2020 A 21-day personal and professional development initiative for non-Black academics to honor the toll of racial trauma on Black people, resist anti-Blackness and white supremacy, and facilitate accountability and collective action. A 21-day space of wellness for Black academics as we prepare for the Fall.
Jun 15

2020 Summer Diversity Inclusion Infusion Institute

Monday, June 15, 2020 - 9:00am to Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 3:00pm
124 Reich College of Education

Apr 28

Free Webinar: Addressing Racial Bias and Microaggressions in Online Environments

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:15pm
Online in Zoom

The transition to online instruction and student services in response to COVID-19 presents a substantial challenge for most postsecondary institutions. Among the most pervasive challenges are issues with racial bias and racial microaggressions that serve to impede the student experience. In an environment typified by time constraints, stress, and the unknown – racial strife is at an all-time high.
Apr 23

Chandra Taylor's Campus Visit: Going Above & Beyond for a Healthy Environment for All

Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
TBD

About Chandra Taylor: “I find that the intersection of my interest in protecting the environment, my background, and my day-to-day experience creates an opportunity for people to see that we all have a role to play in the conservation movement,” says the all-star attorney who specializes in water quality and environmental justice issues.
Mar 27

AAC&U Webinar: Safeguarding Quality, Equity, & Inclusion as Learning Moves Online

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 1:00pm
Live Stream Webinar

As the undergraduate experience goes virtual in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, how can colleges and universities ensure that the rapid scaling of online learning to unprecedented levels doesn’t come at the expense of their commitment to quality, equity, and inclusion? This webinar will address a wide range of student success issues and opportunities now confronting faculty, staff, and administrators across the higher education landscape.
Mar 19

Inclusive Excellence Teaching Strategies

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

We all care deeply about our students and want them to succeed. Besides teaching disciplinary content and skills, our role as instructors is to help students learn and to create a diverse set of thinkers and problem-solvers who can go on to do amazing things with our content. Register and learn more!
Mar 17

Inclusive Teaching in Natural and Physical Science

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

There is the necessity for diversity, equity, and inclusion in STEM education. However, students from various backgrounds and social identities are underrepresented in scientific fields and typically face larger and more frequent barriers. This workshop focuses on identifying the unique challenges faced by a diverse student population and allows faculty and instructional staff to develop the skills needed to incorporate inclusive practices into their classrooms. Register and learn more today!