How Can We Make Climate Action More Inclusive? and More

March 20, 2019

Find out what we think the future holds for the environmental movement, along with how libraries enforce biases and how the recent college admissions scandal could hurt students with disabilities.

The Myth of the Meritocracy, and More

March 13, 2019

In DiversityEdu's THE LENS this week: Can believing in a meritocratic system actually make you justify inequality? What are Black models and actors speaking out about? And how can you follow the example of one Montana non-profit...

What About Black Millennials? and More

February 27, 2019

When we talk about millennials, are we including the experiences of Black millennials? How is the state of Arizona failing its students? How can STEM professors help students of color be more successful?

What It’s Like to Be the One POC in the Room, and More

February 20, 2019

What is it like to be the one POC in the workplace? Is Japan appropriating lowrider culture? What does inclusive sustainability look like?

The language of leadership, Inclusive Barbie, Jussie Smollett

February 13, 2019

Why is it that when a male politician speaks in a powerful tone, he is considered just that, but when a female politician does so, she is marked “bossy,” “shrill,” or “bitchy” by both men and women?...

Intercultural relations skills, AI in healthcare, Adidas

February 6, 2019

A Duke professor was recently asked to step down from her administrative post after sending a threatening email to students that strongly discouraged them from speaking Chinese in the student areas. In the email, the professor wrote...

Salary Negotiations, Deep Canvassing, Ableism

January 30, 2019

Previous studies tell us that women are less likely than men to negotiate pay, and that when women do negotiate, they walk away with less than men do—especially when it comes to high-skill, high-paying jobs. In a...

ICE, To Kill a Mockingbird, Nathan Phillips

January 23, 2019

Joining over 250 cases of wrongful detainment by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) over the past six years, a recent case involving a U.S. citizen of Latinx ethnicity brings the underlying currents of racism in immigration enforcement...

Food Insecurity on Campus, Government Shutdown, Biased Testing

January 16, 2019

At the request of four U.S. senators, the Government Accountability Office has released a report on an oft-overlooked topic: the state of food insecurity across the nation’s campuses. While many schools do have food pantries on campus...

Online Abuse, Rural Queerness, Colectivo Moriviví

January 9, 2019

A new study by Amnesty International finds that women of color, especially Black and Latinx women, are more likely than any other demographic group to be targeted by online abuse. Black women are 84 percent more likely...