November 2017

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Table of Contents
1. Article: James Madison University Takes Big-Picture Approach to Inclusive Excellence
2. Article: Summer Programs Offer Underrepresented Students Graduate-Level Research Experience
3. Article: Building an Inclusive Village by Addressing Bias at an Early Age 
4. Article: The Chief Diversity Officer’s Growing Presence at Two-Year Colleges
5. Article:  How Predominantly Black Institutions Help Low-Income, First-Generation African American Students Succeed
6. Article: Historically Black Colleges and Universities: Fostering Familial Learning Environments for Student Success  
7. Event: Book Group for Faculty and Staff: Make Your Home Among Strangers by Jennine Capo Crucet
8. Event: Book Group for Faculty and Staff: Make Your Home Among Strangers by Jennine Capo Crucet
9. DICP: Upcoming Workshops
10. Misc: Diversity, Inclusion and Equity Newsletter Notes


1. Article: James Madison University Takes Big-Picture Approach to Inclusive Excellence   
http://www.insightintodiversity.com/james-madison-university-takes-big-picture-approach-to-inclusive-excellence/

2. Article: Summer Programs Offer Underrepresented Students Graduate-Level Research Experience 
http://www.insightintodiversity.com/summer-programs-offer-underrepresented-students-graduate-level-research-experience/

3. Article: Building an Inclusive Village by Addressing Bias at an Early Age
http://www.insightintodiversity.com/building-an-inclusive-village-by-addressing-bias-at-an-early-age/

4. Article: The Chief Diversity Officer’s Growing Presence at Two-Year Colleges 
http://www.insightintodiversity.com/the-chief-diversity-officers-growing-presence-at-two-year-colleges/

5. Article: How Predominantly Black Institutions Help Low-Income, First-Generation African American Students Succeed
https://www.higheredtoday.org/2017/10/16/predominantly-black-institutions-low-income-first-generation-african-american-students-succeed/

6. Article: Historically Black Colleges and Universities: Fostering Familial Learning Environments for Student Success  
https://www.higheredtoday.org/2017/10/04/historically-black-colleges-universities-fostering-familial-learning-environments-student-success/

7. Event: Book Group for Faculty and Staff: Make Your Home Among Strangers by Jennine Capo Crucet, Thursday, November 30, 3:45-5:00 p.m., OGC 100

8. Event: Book Group for Faculty and Staff: Make Your Home Among Strangers by Jennine Capo Crucet, Friday, December 1, 11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m., OGC 100

9. Diversity and Inclusion Certificate Program (DICP): Upcoming Workshops

  • Friday, December 15, 2017 –­ Working Towards Inclusive Spaces

For more information about or to register for any of the DICP upcoming workshops, visit the Diversity, Inclusion and Equity Events Calendar at: http://inside.augsburg.edu/diversity/events-calendar/

10. Misc.: Diversity, Inclusion and Equity Newsletter Notes
● The events and literature highlighted in the Diversity, Inclusion and Equity Newsletter DOES NOT represent an exhaustive list. There will be many high-quality events and informational literature that will undoubtedly be missed. As such, all Augsburg faculty, staff and students are encouraged to use this Newsletter as only one of many different strategies to learn about ways to further develop intercultural competency, to interrupt oppression in all its forms, and to pursue equity-mindedness.