Recent Articles Recent Articles for Equity and Inclusion en <a href="/news/call-nominations-chancellors-achievement-awards-diversity-and-community-2019" hreflang="en">Call for Nominations: Chancellor's Achievement Awards for Diversity and Community 2019</a> The annual call for nominations for the 2019 Chancellor’s Achievement Awards for Diversity and Community. October 12, 2018 - 9:40am Equity and Inclusion Staff <a href="/news/2018-2019-campus-community-book-project" hreflang="en">2018-2019 Campus Community Book Project</a> The Office of Campus Community Relations is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 Campus Community Book Project (CCBP) program, which will support the selection of The Book of Joy by the Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu, and Douglas Abrams on the theme of “community building.” October 03, 2018 - 11:47am Thomas O'Donnell <a href="/news/stem-graduate-fellowships-postdoc-positions-nsf-nih-nasa-and-more" hreflang="en">STEM Graduate Fellowships & Postdoc Positions -- NSF, NIH, NASA, and more</a> Graduate fellowships and Postdoctoral scholar positions October 03, 2018 - 11:41am Thomas O'Donnell <a href="/news/nadohe-2019-insight-diversity-global-engagement-scholarships" hreflang="en">NADOHE 2019 Insight into Diversity Global Engagement Scholarships</a> The National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education (NADOHE) is pleased to announce that nominations for the 2019 Insight into Diversity Global Engagement Scholarships are now being accepted. October 03, 2018 - 11:35am Thomas O'Donnell <a href="/news/aldana-co-chair-hsi-task-force" hreflang="en">Aldana to Co-Chair HSI Task Force</a> Chancellor Gary S. May recently added Raquel Aldana, associate vice chancellor for Academic Diversity, as co-chair of the task force he established to coordinate UC Davis’ planning to become a federally designated Hispanic Serving Institution, or HSI. September 12, 2018 - 12:48pm Thomas O'Donnell <a href="/news/msi-aspiring-leaders-applications-opening-soon" hreflang="en">MSI Aspiring Leaders Applications Opening Soon</a> MSI Aspiring Leaders is a program developed by the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions (CMSI) that brings together prominent leaders from Minority Serving Institutions' (MSI) to engage with mid-career aspiring leaders from the education, non-profit, and business sectors in an effort to prepare the next generation of MSI presidents. September 07, 2018 - 10:49am Thomas O'Donnell <a href="/news/hsi-task-force" hreflang="en">HSI Task Force</a> In late June, 2018 Chancellor May invited twenty-nine distinguished scholars, administrators, community members, and students to serve on a task force to help UC Davis define what success should mean for a research intensive, public land-grant, Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) in California. August 29, 2018 - 8:44pm Equity and Inclusion Staff <a href="/news/world-breastfeeding-week" hreflang="en">World Breastfeeding Week</a> UC Davis is celebrating World Breastfeeding Week with a whole MONTH of education. August 05, 2018 - 2:01pm Thomas O'Donnell <a href="/news/affirmative-action-higher-education" hreflang="en">Affirmative Action in Higher Education</a> <p><em>In light of the Department of Justice and Department of Education's recent decision to withdraw guidelines that encouraged institutions of higher learning to incorporate race in admission decisions, below is a brief summary of the potential change for California and the continued interest U.C. Davis has in a diverse student body as articulated in our mission and vision.</em></p> July 19, 2018 - 8:35am Claudia Escobar <a href="/news/call-proposals-mentoring-critical-transitions-wakeham-fellowship" hreflang="en">Call for Proposals: Mentoring at Critical Transitions Wakeham Fellowship</a> Mentoring at Critical Transitions, a UC Davis faculty development program, is pleased to announce its competitive awards program for participating faculty mentors. July 03, 2018 - 4:37pm Thomas O'Donnell