Faculty Senate

Created by the Faculty Senate Committee for Minority Affairs; endorsed by the Faculty Senate Executive Committee

The Faculty Senate believes that diversity, inclusion and equity are sacred values for our campus. We recognize the years of systemic racism, discrimination, and injustice that have been experienced by black and brown individuals and we call on all faculty, staff, and students to stand with us to affect change on our campus and in our communities. This change begins with all of us working together to recognize our own implicit biases and the systemic discrimination that leads to inequality for Black, Indigenous, and other People of Color (BIPOC). We must stand up for equality when we see discriminatory practices. Let us join together to end institutional discriminatory practices on our campus and in our communities.  

Specific actions that can be taken by faculty, staff, and students are: