Suddenly, Sharp Focus on the Work of Ibram X. Kendi
Last January, many in NC State's campus community had never heard of author, educator and founding director of the Antiracist Research and Policy Center at American University Ibram X. Kendi.
University Leaders Commit to Strengthening Racial Climate
Two weeks after a pivotal turning point in the continuing fight for civil rights, another national reckoning on race America has begun. On May 25, 2020, George Floyd, a 46-year-old Black man, died in Minneapolis, Minnesota after a White police […]
Americans with Disabilities Act Turns 30 This Year
NC State will commemorate the thirtieth anniversary of the ADA by celebrating the milestones we have overcome and reflecting on the work that is still necessary.
COVID-19, Police Violence Disproportionately Affect Black People
As people across the globe take to the streets to protest police violence following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, infectious disease experts, doctors and governments are concerned about a potential increase in COVID-19 cases.
When I Think of Home… An Ode to Stephanie, By Stephanie
Stephanie Helms Pickett writes about her childhood experiences growing up in a Black community in Chicago.
Collegial Conversations Assist in Navigating Pandemic
Amid the pandemic, the Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity continues to offer education and training to promote diversity and build cultural competency.
APIDA Heritage Month Succeeds Despite Pandemic
Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Heritage Month, nationally recognized in May, celebrates the collective accomplishments, stories and experiences of those from Asian, Pacific Islander and Desi heritage.
Chancellor’s Creating Community Awards Go Virtual
The annual Chancellor's Creating Community Awards honor outstanding faculty, staff, colleges, students and student organizations that have made exceptional efforts and contributions in the areas of equity, diversity and inclusion.
NC State Pioneer Rhonda Sutton: Serving, Advocating, Leading
Rhonda Sutton was an early leader of the Women’s Center who contributed to the center’s current strengths in advocacy, programming and support for survivors.
Graduate Students Help Advance Equity Work
John Pierre Craig and Miyah Wilson reflect on their graduate student experience working in the Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity.