Office of Diversity Equity and Inclusion

  1. November 9, 2017

    Report outlines first year of diversity, equity and inclusion progress

    U-M has made significant strides and achieved crucial accomplishments in the first year of a strategic plan to enhance diversity, equity and inclusion, a progress report says.

  2. November 9, 2017

    Alumni address how U-M experiences impacted their lives

    Four University of Michigan alumni recounted how the university and their social identities shaped their lives, and gave advice to U-M community members advocating for change.

  3. November 8, 2017

    Groundbreaking, director search underway for new multicultural center

    The university has broken ground on a new, $10 million William Monroe Trotter Multicultural Center and launched a national search for a new Trotter director.

  4. November 7, 2017

    Diversity Summit keynote speaker addresses impact of stereotypes

    Stanford University psychology professor Claude M. Steele explained how stereotypes can affect people’s lives, and recommended ways to create a successfully diverse community.

  5. November 2, 2017

    Surveys show majority of campus satisfied with DEI climate

    A majority of the U-M community is satisfied with the Ann Arbor campus climate related to diversity, equity and inclusion, but those positive experiences are not equally distributed across the institution, surveys show.

  6. October 31, 2017

    Diversity Summit to celebrate progress, address challenges

    The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit Nov. 6-10 will give campus community members a chance to learn about work during the past year to improve diversity, equity and inclusion.

  7. October 30, 2017

    All-student survey seeks to assess campus climate on DEI

    The university will launch an all-student survey designed to gauge the climate regarding diversity, equity and inclusion on the Ann Arbor campus.

  8. October 26, 2017

    DEI survey focuses on librarians, postdocs, house officers, others

    The university will survey librarians, curators, postdoctoral fellows, house officers at Michigan Medicine and others to help gauge the climate around issues of diversity, equity and inclusion.

  9. October 3, 2017

    Looking back and forward, Schlissel stresses U-M’s impact on society

    At his annual Leadership Breakfast, President Mark Schlissel highlighted achievements from the past year, introduced a new initiative in precision health, and announced further efforts to help faculty engage with the public.

  10. September 28, 2017

    James Jackson to receive Distinguished Diversity Scholar Career Award

    James S. Jackson, a leading researcher into the life and health of African Americans, has been named the inaugural recipient of U-M’s Distinguished Diversity Scholar Career Award.