diversity equity and inclusion
March 7, 2023
DEI efforts intersect with U-M’s past, present, future
A panel of scholars discussed diversity, equity and inclusion and U-M’s readiness to educate the next multifaceted generation of citizens at a March 7 symposium.
February 3, 2023
Symposium will explore universities’ institutional history
U-M will host a symposium at noon Feb. 10 focusing on what it means for universities to uncover and reckon with their institutional pasts with regard to diversity, equity and inclusion.
January 23, 2023
Staff members assess Rackham DEI certificate program
U-M staff members explored how a Rackham certificate program is contributing to learning and student success by training graduate students to work in diverse environments.
January 11, 2023
U-M leaders discuss DEI 1.0 impact, strategic plan’s future
Following a yearlong evaluation of U-M’s initial diversity, equity and inclusion five-year strategic plan, university leadership presented findings and gathered community feedback ahead of the fall launch of DEI 2.0.
November 17, 2022
New practices align U-M finances with institutional values
U-M will invest $300 million of its short-term working capital in companies with strong environmental, social and governance practices, and work closely with community banks.
November 10, 2022
Q&A: Getting to know Chief Diversity Officer Tabbye Chavous
Tabbye Chavous, U-M’s new vice provost for equity and inclusion and chief diversity officer, reflects on her personal experiences and diversity, equity and inclusion efforts at U-M.
October 12, 2022
DEI Summit speaks to nurturing the heart, mind and soul
Members of the U-M community gathered in person for the first time in three years to hear messages behind the theme “DEI: Nurturing the Heart, Mind, & Soul” at the sixth annual DEI Summit.
October 12, 2022
$1.2M to fund equity-centered engineering curriculum
The College of Engineering’s effort to rethink engineering education by including the social aspects of engineering practice is now funded with $1.2 million from the National Science Foundation.
October 5, 2022
UM-Dearborn names Chancellor’s Inclusive Excellence Fellows
A selection committee named Associate Professor Terri Laws and Professor Hafiz Malik as the first recipients of the new Chancellor’s Inclusive Excellence Fellowship at UM-Dearborn.
September 30, 2022
DEI Summit to focus on humanity, mental health, spiritual diversity
The U-M community will have a chance to examine the role of the arts in supporting humanity, mental health and wellness, and religious and spiritual diversity at the 2022 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit.