News and Resources from the Office of Diversity and Inclusion

The Drake Institute is pleased to share news, information and resources from the Office of Diversity and Inclusion. 

New Minor Announced:

The Department of Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies has announced a new Minor in LGBTQ+  studies. The minor will offer perspectives for students interested in examining the broad array of how people embody and express gender and sexuality.

Respectful Dialog Toolkit:

To achieve a fairer, more equitable and just society, conversations about race, inequity and difference are critical. The Office of Diversity and Inclusion, the Drake Institute for Teaching and Learning, and University Libraries have created a respectful dialogue toolkit with strategies, webinars and events for engaging these meaningful conversations.

Race in the Workplace Webinar: 

Join Shaun Harper, one of the world’s leading racial equity experts, and Zoom’s Chief Diversity Officer Damien Hooper-Campbell, for a multi-part series focused on practical approaches to improving and advancing racial equity, diversity, and inclusion in organizations.

The first three recorded webinars can be found here.


For further reading on ODI topics, check out this list of Resources & Readings

For more information about diversity, equity and inclusion programming contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion.