A call for a California higher education compact for Black people ♥ ★

Cal Matters | A call for a California higher education compact for Black people African-American college graduate. Photo via iStock In Summary A new California compact has to mobilize the entire postsecondary education system to advance racial justice in the teaching mission. California demands a new compact for higher education – one that [...]

A call for a California higher education compact for Black people ♥ ★2021-03-16T15:49:23-07:00

SCIENCE MAGAZINE | ‘A time of reckoning.’ How scientists confronted anti-Black racism and built community in 2020 ♥ ★ ✚

‘A time of reckoning.’ How scientists confronted anti-Black racism and built community in 2020 Science Magazine | December 21, 2020 One of those institutions is the University of California, Irvine, which in August announced a university-wide initiative that aims to confront anti-Blackness—by, for instance, changing the campus culture, hiring new faculty members, and intensifying recruitment of underrepresented [...]

SCIENCE MAGAZINE | ‘A time of reckoning.’ How scientists confronted anti-Black racism and built community in 2020 ♥ ★ ✚2021-03-17T10:16:30-07:00

Inclusive Excellence Term Chairs: Inaugural Theme Black Lives Matter

<<Back to Black Thriving Initiative Inclusive Excellence Term Chairs: Inaugural Theme Black Thriving The Inclusive Excellence Term Chair program will focus on a national imperative and/or global challenge. It provides an opportunity for the campus to recognize distinguished research, teaching and service of incumbent faculty in contributing to the selected theme. The inaugural theme for [...]

Inclusive Excellence Term Chairs: Inaugural Theme Black Lives Matter2021-03-17T09:48:41-07:00

2020-2021 Application | Valuing Open and Inclusive Conversation and Engagement (VOICE) Initiative ♥

The UC National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement is pleased to share the application for the 2020-2021 Valuing Open and Inclusive Conversation and Engagement (VOICE) Initiative. VOICE provides funding for UC students, staff and faculty who are interested in conducting research or coordinating programs and activities that further the mission of the Center. [...]

2020-2021 Application | Valuing Open and Inclusive Conversation and Engagement (VOICE) Initiative ♥2020-12-17T14:48:50-08:00

New Report: The State of Undocumented Students at California’s Public Universities ♥ ★✚

New Report: The State of Undocumented Students at California’s Public Universities A new report from the UC Collaborative to Promote Immigrant and Student Equity (UC PromISE) and the Undocumented Student Equity Project (USEP) published today provides an assessment of the state of undocumented students at California's public universities.   Persisting Inequalities and Paths Forward: A Report [...]

New Report: The State of Undocumented Students at California’s Public Universities ♥ ★✚2020-12-10T15:39:31-08:00

NEWSWEEK | OPINION by Michele Goodwin, Dear President-Elect Biden: It’s Time to Actually Abolish Slavery in America ♥ ★✚

Newsweek | OPINION Dear President-Elect Biden: It's Time to Actually Abolish Slavery in America https://www.newsweek.com/time-abolish-slavery-biden-1551882 MICHELE GOODWIN , PROFESSOR, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE SCHOOL OF LAW ON 12/2/20 AT 3:38 PM EST   Today, Senator Jeff Merkley (D-Oregon), announced the Abolition Amendment, to end slavery once and for all in the United States. Legislation like this [...]

NEWSWEEK | OPINION by Michele Goodwin, Dear President-Elect Biden: It’s Time to Actually Abolish Slavery in America ♥ ★✚2021-03-16T13:40:28-07:00

UCI Black Thriving Initiative Update ♥ ★✚

We are in the third month of the UCI Black Thriving Initiative. National awareness is growing. The initiative has received coverage in the Los Angeles Times, attention in Insidehighered and notice in the Chronicle of Higher Education. This week Chancellor Gillman featured the initiative during his presentation at the national meeting of the Association of [...]

UCI Black Thriving Initiative Update ♥ ★✚2020-12-01T13:03:57-08:00
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