Comparing Relevant Equity Advisor Tools to Empower (CREATE)

A hybrid symposium with in-person attendance at the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center, 100 Academy Way, Irvine, CA

About the Symposium

Participants engaged in discussions and other interactive activities to share lessons learned through the equity advisor (or equivalent role) model for systemic changes in diversity, equity, and inclusion among faculty, graduate students, and staff. This event was sponsored by the UCI Office of Inclusive Excellence and made possible by support from the Advancing Faculty Diversity program at the UC Office of the President.

CREATE Program

CREATE Program

Hybrid Symposium - held April 27, 2022

The symposium offered virtual and in-person attendance options, including equity advisors and other equity leaders from all 10 campuses and the University of California Office of the President.

CREATE SEA Change Forums

The Office of Inclusive Excellence will host a series of forums to continue conversations system-wide about the change process, implementing SEA Change, and equity advisor contributions to the SEA Change priorities.

Symposium Schedule At-a-Glance: (PDF)


April 27 Symposium

  • Program Book PDF
  • Event slides PDF
  • Participants
  • Proceedings - coming soon



Flipping Book

CREATE Program



November 2 @ 12 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

CREATE SEA Change Forum - Featuring Dr. Damani White-Lewis, from the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education. RSVP and details


If you have questions about the forums or would like to volunteer your site potentially to co-host: Please contact the Office of Inclusive Excellence, Subject line: UCI CREATE forums at:


April 27 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm