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University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus recognized as a Hispanic-Serving Institution

University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus recognized as a Hispanic-Serving Institution

The University of Colorado Denver and Anschutz Medical Campus have become the first research university in the state to attain status as a Hispanic-Serving...
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CU Boulder to host Los Seis de Boulder 2021 Symposium

CU Boulder to host Los Seis de Boulder 2021 Symposium

The University of Colorado Boulder will host “Los Seis de Boulder, Race, and Memory” virtual symposium, November 5-6, 2021. The closing session, “Lleva...
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CU Campus and Workplace Culture Survey launch underway
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CU Campus and Workplace Culture Survey launches in October

UPDATED Oct. 12 with individual campus dates of survey launch. The University of Colorado’s systemwide 2021 Campus and Workplace Culture (CWC) Survey – aimed...
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Regents zoom in on strategic plan’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion emphasis
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Regents zoom in on strategic plan’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion emphasis

The University of Colorado Board of Regents took the first of what will be a series of deep dives into pillars of the recently completed Innovating for the...
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System DEI office launches summer internship program
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System DEI office launches summer internship program

The University of Colorado system Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) has announced the launch of its inaugural summer internship program. Cook...
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Diversity conversation focus of upcoming virtual fireside chat
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Diversity conversation focus of upcoming virtual fireside chat

The University of Colorado System Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) invites you to a “Fireside Chat: Unpacking Bias, Navigating Conflict and the...
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CU community celebrates Denver Pride via in-person, virtual events
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CU community celebrates Denver Pride via in-person, virtual events

For the sixth consecutive year, CU sponsored Denver Pride , an annual celebration of the LGBTQ+ community. The June 24-27 festival featured a hybrid virtual/in...
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Chancellor names Sonia DeLuca Fernández senior vice chancellor for diversity, equity and inclusion

Chancellor names Sonia DeLuca Fernández senior vice chancellor for diversity, equity and inclusion

University of Colorado Boulder Chancellor Philip DiStefano named Sonia DeLuca Fernández senior vice chancellor for diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI),...
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Juneteenth webinar to examine ‘Liberatory Love and Freedom’
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Juneteenth webinar to examine ‘Liberatory Love and Freedom’

The University of Colorado system Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) invites you to attend a Juneteenth keynote, “Liberatory Love and Freedom:...
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New CU program tackles medicine’s tough realities before they matter

Juneteenth history: Why doesn’t everyone know about Texas?

Juneteenth, which combines the words June and nineteenth, is an unofficial national holiday marking the day Major General Gordon Granger of the Union army read...
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CU-sponsored National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education set for June
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CU-sponsored National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education set for June

CU is among the sponsors of this year’s National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education (NCORE), a leading forum on issues of race and...
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CU Boulder announces Center for African and African American Studies

CU Boulder announces Center for African and African American Studies

CU Boulder Provost Russell Moore announced today the university has established the Center for African and African American Studies, or CAAAS, (also called “...
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One year later: How George Floyd’s death changed us

One year later: How George Floyd’s death changed us

On May 25, 2020, then-police officer Derek Chauvin murdered Minneapolis resident George Floyd in full view of the public. Floyd’s death was caught on video and...
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Faculty Council moving to boost diversity among its leadership ranks
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Faculty Council moving to boost diversity among its leadership ranks

Facing formal criticism from three of its committees, the Faculty Council last week voted to pursue a proposed course of action for addressing a lack of...
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Systemwide Campus and Workplace Culture Survey to launch in fall
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Systemwide Campus and Workplace Culture Survey to launch in fall

The CU system and campuses in October will launch the Campus and Workplace Culture (CWC) Survey , designed to gather information about community members’...
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How leadership in diversity, equity and inclusion is accelerating across the CU system
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How leadership in diversity, equity and inclusion is accelerating across the CU system

New officers across the University of Colorado system are delivering an infusion of talent in the realm of diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI), which CU...
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One step on a journey toward justice: CU leaders react to Chauvin verdict
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One step on a journey toward justice: CU leaders react to Chauvin verdict

Tuesday’s announcement of the verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who was found guilty of the murder last year of George...
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CU Denver invests $4 million for diversity, equity and inclusion efforts

CU Denver invests $4 million for diversity, equity and inclusion efforts

At last week’s Equity Task Force webinar, Chancellor Michelle Marks announced that CU Denver would invest $4 million to support the university’s work in...
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Faculty leaders critical of president’s leadership in DEI, shared governance
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Faculty leaders critical of president’s leadership in DEI, shared governance

Faculty governance groups at the Boulder campus and system level last week leveled criticism at CU President Mark Kennedy over what they say are concerns...
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CU system DEI roundtables to highlight work of local nonprofits
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CU system DEI roundtables to highlight work of local nonprofits

(Click for larger view) The University of Colorado system Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) has announced its first quarterly Nonprofit...
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Equity Task Force to deliver outcomes in April virtual discussion

Equity Task Force to deliver outcomes in April virtual discussion

What should diversity, equity, and inclusion look like in CU Denver’s immediate and long-term future? The Equity Task Force formed last fall to address that...
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COVID-19 relief bill might have good news for CU
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COVID-19 relief bill might have good news for CU

Federal relief legislation aimed at mitigating financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic potentially could mean $114 million in funding for the University...
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Explore ‘Inclusive Leadership’ with CU on Coursera
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Explore ‘Inclusive Leadership’ with CU on Coursera

“Inclusive Leadership: the Power of Workplace Diversity” is the title of a new course offering of CU on Coursera , the learning program available free to all...
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DEI Innovation Fund will augment campuses, system diversity efforts
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DEI Innovation Fund will augment campuses, system diversity efforts

Diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) efforts at the university got a boost after CU President Mark Kennedy collaborated with the CU Foundation Board of...