From Black Deserts to a Thriving Academic Culture for Black Students

<< Return to Mission: Mobilizing the Whole University to Promote Black Student Success, Degree Completion, and Advancement in UCI's Academic Programs   From Black Deserts to a Thriving Academic Culture for Black Students Black undergraduates and graduates are severely under-represented in the student population in general and in academic programs in particular. They experience a [...]

From Black Deserts to a Thriving Academic Culture for Black Students2020-08-19T14:25:11-07:00

Making UCI a First Choice for Black Students

<< Return to Mission: Mobilizing the Whole University to Promote Black Student Success, Degree Completion, and Advancement in UCI's Academic Programs   Making UCI a First Choice for Black Students Increasing the enrollment of Black undergraduates and graduate students is an essential condition to building a thriving culture for Black people at UCI. Over a [...]

Making UCI a First Choice for Black Students2020-08-19T14:15:10-07:00

Mobilize the whole university

<<Back to Black Thriving Initiative   Mobilize the whole university to promote Black student success, degree completion, and advancement in UCI’s academic programs   The transformation of the professoriate and knowledge workforce of the future depends on the success of Black undergraduates and graduate students thriving in academic programs across the campus. This means increasing [...]

Mobilize the whole university2020-08-19T17:22:12-07:00

Black Lives Matter Faculty Cluster Hiring Program

<<Back to Black Thriving Initiative   UCI Black Thriving Initiative Faculty Cluster Hiring Program Building on the historic hiring outcomes of Black faculty in 2019-20, this multi-year competitive program will allocate 10 positions across the campus for proposals that advance the understanding of the Black experience and the drivers of well-being for the Black community. [...]

Black Lives Matter Faculty Cluster Hiring Program2021-08-23T09:15:31-07:00

Black Thriving Institute: Anti-Blackness, Racial Justice and Slavery

<<Back to Black Thriving Initiative   Black Thriving Institute: Anti-Blackness, Racial Justice and Slavery The purpose of the Black Thriving Institute is to harness the research and creative capacity of the campus to advance transformational change. Organized around anti-Blackness, racial justice and slavery, the Institute will support interdisciplinary and multi-disciplinary activity to both understand the [...]

Black Thriving Institute: Anti-Blackness, Racial Justice and Slavery2020-08-19T10:31:49-07:00

Building a Culture Where Black People Thrive: Resources for Confronting Anti-Blackness

Dear Campus Community, I am writing to follow up on Chancellor Gillman's call to the campus community on May 31 to dismantle systemic anti-Black sentiment. I want to announce the creation of a dedicated website entitled Building a Culture Where Black People Thrive: Resources for Confronting Anti-Blackness. Accountability for confronting anti-Blackness begins with understanding. Understanding [...]

Building a Culture Where Black People Thrive: Resources for Confronting Anti-Blackness2020-08-06T17:49:16-07:00

Chancellor Howard Gillman | Public Safety at UCI

Dear colleagues: Yesterday, the Public Safety Advisory Committee (PSAC) wrote to the campus community, outlining critical steps toward community-focused policing. I am writing to underscore my full support for these efforts and to put their efforts in the larger context of our whole university response to the long-overdue national reckoning that we have witnessed since the horrific, [...]

Chancellor Howard Gillman | Public Safety at UCI2020-08-06T17:44:16-07:00
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