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The Office of Inclusive Excellence newsletter is a quarterly email newsletter. It provides tools, resources and updates for building an inclusive community at the College of Engineering.

Spring 2024 issue

  • Honoring Inclusive Excellence
    The National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education (NADOHE) has honored Dr. Karen Thomas-Brown with its 2024 “Rising Star” award. The honor recognizes her work leading the OIE team and her significant contributions to advancing DEI initiatives across the College.
  • Engineering Development Forum
    OIE will be presenting “Taking Diversity, Equity and Inclusion from Theoretical to Practical” at the 2024 Engineering Development Forum (EDF) Conference this June at Duke University. Topics such as microaggressions, having difficult conversations, asset framing, etc., will highlight how developing DEI knowledge and skills have led to more equitable and inclusive fundraising practices.
  • Paper accepted at the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)
    A paper titled “Evaluating the Impact of Teaching Undergraduate Engineering Students How to be Leaders in Diverse Environments: A Work in Progress” has been accepted for publication in the proceedings for the ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition. We will present this paper detailing the impact of the ENGR 401 course this June in Portland, OR.

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Winter 2024
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Summer 2023
Winter 2023
Autumn 2022