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Board of Trustees at Duke U. Endorses Efforts to Advance Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 27, 2020 at 11:30am 9/27/2020 at 11:30am

For so many American colleges and universities, this is seen as the most important item on their agenda.

Duke Today reports:

Trustees Address University Efforts on Equity, Inclusion and Anti-Racism

The Duke University Board of Trustees endorsed the university’s efforts to advance diversity, equity, inclusion and anti-racism in a wide-ranging series of sessions and...

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Curry College Retiring ‘Colonel’ Mascot to Better Reflect Diversity and Inclusion

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 4, 2020 at 3:30pm 9/4/2020 at 3:30pm

This has been in discussion for over a year, but they appear to be seizing upon current events to make the change.

WHDH News reports:

Curry College plans to replace colonel mascot with logo

Curry College officials have announced a change to the school’s colonel mascot to better reflect its mission of diversity...

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Harvard Hires Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 12:00pm 6/23/2020 at 12:00pm

Diversity and inclusion is now its own industry within higher education. How long before it becomes a major?

The Harvard Crimson reports:

Charleston to Serve as Harvard’s Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Sherri A. Charleston will serve as Harvard’s Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer beginning August 1, University President Lawrence S. Bacow announced Monday.

Charleston...

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San Diego State to Add Diversity and Inclusion Monitors to Faculty Hiring Committees

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 12:00pm 3/11/2020 at 12:00pm

Does this mean potential hires will now need the approval of a diversity administrator to be hired?

The College Fix reports:

Diversity and inclusion monitors to join faculty hiring committees at SDSU

San Diego State University has announced plans to train so-called Inclusion Representatives for faculty search committees in an effort to ensure those...

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Diversity and Inclusion Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 8:00am 2/15/2020 at 8:00am
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The constant effort to celebrate diversity and inclusion on campus hit a snag at one school this week.

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Syracuse University Convening Special Committee to Assess Diversity and Inclusion on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 12:00pm 1/14/2020 at 12:00pm

The school is doing this in response to a number of questionable incidents which occurred on campus last fall.

The Daily Orange reports:

Special committee to begin campus climate review

The Board of Trustees special committee tasked with jointly assessing diversity, inclusion and campus climate at Syracuse University has met and begun planning...

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U. Kansas Now Offering Master’s Degree in ‘Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 5, 2020 at 1:30pm 1/5/2020 at 1:30pm

I called this a long time ago. Diversity studies used to be a joke. Now it is becoming a real thing.

From the University of Kansas website:

KU Adds Degree in Diversity and Inclusion Leadership

The University of Kansas has created a new graduate degree to help students acquire the skills to lead and...

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Professor Escorted Off Campus for Ridiculing Play About Diversity and Inclusion

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 6, 2019 at 8:00am 12/6/2019 at 8:00am

The professor is an Orthodox priest and he obviously has a better sense of humor than the progressive inquisition.

The College Fix reports:

Physiology instructor booted from chiropractic college after ridiculing diversity

This summer, it took a priest to get a small chiropractic and health sciences college out of joint.

On August 8, adjunct professor...

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Princeton University Given Award for Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 12:00pm 10/17/2019 at 12:00pm

Colleges and universities see this is as extremely important. That’s why Princeton is tooting its own horn here.

This report is from the school’s website:

Princeton receives national award for outstanding commitments to diversity and inclusion

The HEED Award recognizes a school’s comprehensive approach to recruiting, retaining and supporting a diverse range of students,...

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U. New Mexico Pushing for More Diversity and Inclusion Themes in Courses

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 10, 2019 at 11:30am 8/10/2019 at 11:30am

This is the latest example of the progressive agenda eclipsing the pursuit of serious scholarship.

Campus Reform reports:

UNM pushes for more diversity and inclusion themes in courses

The University of New Mexico Division of Diversity and Inclusion will host an information session Monday aimed at encouraging faculty to adapt...

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U. Michigan to Award Profs $100K for Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 10:00am 7/24/2019 at 10:00am

These are large cash awards which have nothing to do with scholarship. The professors are being recognized for their devotion to a progressive talking point.

Campus Reform reports:

UMich to award $1.5M to profs with ‘commitment to diversity,...

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Academics Declare Trump Worst Modern-era President for ‘Diversity and Inclusion’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 21, 2019 at 10:00am 6/21/2019 at 10:00am

There’s probably nothing Trump could ever do or say to win the favor of this crowd.

Campus Reform reports:

Scholars declare Trump worst modern-era president for ‘diversity,’ ‘overall leadership’

Northwestern University’s Center for Diversity and Democracy recently published a poll that lists President Donald Trump as the worst “diversity and inclusion” president in the...

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U. Vermont Prof Sounds Alarm on School’s ‘Destructive’ Diversity and Inclusion Plan

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 12:00pm 5/9/2019 at 12:00pm

This is a brave stance for a professor to take. Progressives will view it as an act of heresy.

The College Fix reports:

He took on the bias...

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University of Maryland Appoints New Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 8:00am 3/26/2019 at 8:00am

Colleges and universities are closing on a regular basis and U. Maryland is adding diversity administration. Not smart.

From PR Newswire:

University of Maryland Appoints Georgina Dodge to Lead Diversity and Inclusion

The University of Maryland has named Georgina Dodge, PhD as Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion. In this role, Dodge will work...

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College in Ohio Requires Promotion of Diversity and Inclusion for Tenure

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 11, 2019 at 10:00am 1/11/2019 at 10:00am

This is the way things are moving. In order to secure employment, teachers will be increasingly required to pledge allegiance to the progressive agenda.

Campus Reform reports:

Better promote ‘diversity,’ ‘inclusion’ if you want tenure at this Ohio college

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Georgia Southern U. Mandates Diversity and Inclusion Courses for All Students

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 11:30am 11/17/2018 at 11:30am

Progressive ideas are so attractive that they have to be mandatory.

Campus Reform reports:

GSU mandates ‘all students’ take ‘diversity and inclusion’ courses

Georgia Southern University will mandate that “all students” take “diversity and inclusion” courses.

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Seton Hall University Students Protest Lack of Diversity and Inclusion

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 10:30am 10/27/2018 at 10:30am

This has become a cliche. Think of all the more productive things these students could do with their time.

WABC News reports:

Students protest...

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