diversity equity and inclusion

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. September 26, 2022

    DEI leaders to present campus climate survey results

    A majority of the U-M community rates progress made in the campus climate related to diversity, equity and inclusion as being much or somewhat better than at the start of the DEI strategic plan in 2016.

  8. September 12, 2022

    Course aims to showcase hip-hop as a new universal language

    Through her music performance course, Deidre D.S.SENSE Smith, the Kresge Fellow of Live Performance Art, aims to create a safe space for anyone who wants to expand their palette artistically or is curious about hip-hop.

  9. September 6, 2022

    Community assembly to gather input for U-M’s Culture Journey

    Community input has been key in shaping work to strengthen U-M’s workplace culture and identify a set of unifying shared values.

  10. June 21, 2022

    Academic Leadership Institute cultivates DEI in higher-ed leaders

    The Academic Leadership Institute is a partnership between the Center for Social Solutions and The New School, helping to cultivate a network of rising leaders.