Community, Equity and Diversity

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URI's Department of Community, Equity and Diversity focuses on the advancement of community, equity and diversity at URI under the direction of the Chief Diversity Officer. The department includes the Women's Center, the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender (GLBT) Center, the Multicultural Center (MCC) and the Office of Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity and Diversity (AAEOD). In addition to maximizing the effectiveness of these departments, the department is charged with influencing effective policy formation and collaborating with the various Presidential Commissions and divisional, college and departmental diversity committees, ensuring the accomplishment of strategic diversity goals integral to the overall success of the University.

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Centering Women of Color in Academic Counterspaces Book Talk

Centering Women of Color in Academic... 4/7 10am

The Office of Community, Equity and Diversity is co-sponsoring a 2-hour book talk with Annemarie Vaccaro and Melissa J. Camba-Kelsay, co-authors of a...

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