Diversity, equity, and inclusion are centralto a liberal arts education and critical to the well-being of a democratic culture. DEI collaborates with faculty, staff, and students on learning, teaching, student development, institutional functioning, and engagement in our community—local as well as global. The College also partners with several national organizations that support our efforts to ensure a diverse, equitable, and inclusive campus, including the Posse Foundation, the American Talent Initiative, and the National Center for Faculty Diversity and Development.
DEI provides direction and support to campus-wide diversity initiatives focused on the classroom experience, campus climate, training and recruitment, and community support. We work closely with other campus departments and organizations, including: