Apr 20, 2021

Dear campus community,

Please join the Office of Inclusive Excellence in the first of two sessions to discuss lessons learned from “Advancing Equity in the Age of COVID-19.” The first session will be held from 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 5 and will highlight projects and research in brief, TED-style talks about practices to improve UCI research, teaching and learning, and work environments.

RSVP for this free and public virtual session at: https://uciadvance.wufoo.com/forms/qnm34et0bhxai0/

Presenters include:
May 5, 2021 (Wednesday)

Rebecca Black, Informatics

Victoria Ann Lowerson Bredow, Newkirk Center

Angela Chen, Dreamers Resource Center

Darlene Esparza, Campus Organizations & Volunteer Programs

Alana LeBron – Chicano/Latino Studies

Paulina Raygoza – Student Outreach and Retention Center               

Adriana Villavicencio, Education

May 13, 2021 (Thursday)

Laura Enriquez, Chicano/Latino Studies

Alison Holman, Nursing

Constance Iloh, Education

Pavan Kadandale, Molecular Biology & Biochemistry

James Lee, Asian American Studies

Bill Maurer, Social Sciences

Mandy Mount, Campus Assault Resources & Education

Virginia Parks, Urban Planning & Public Policy

Sora Tanjasiri, Epidemiology

Candice Taylor Lucas, Pediatrics

Graeme Boushey, Political Science

The second session will be presented at 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 13. For updates and further details, please review: https://inclusion.uci.edu/confronting-extremism/advancing-equity-covid-19/.

We look forward to seeing you on May 5.


Take the Pledge


Douglas M. Haynes, Ph.D. (Pronouns: he/him/his)
Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Chief Diversity Officer
Director, ADVANCE Program
Professor of History