ALVSCE Diversity and Inclusion Council

For ALVSCE's Students, Faculty and Staff

ALVSCE Diversity and Inclusion Council

The Division of Agriculture, Life and Veterinary Sciences and Cooperative Extension values diversity in its people and programs and strives to foster a diverse, inclusive, fair, and respectful community. We work to implement meaningful and impactful changes in our division to continually pursue inclusive excellence.

Our D&I Council is made up of members representing ALVSCE's students, faculty, staff and administration. We have employees from different types of appointments, minorities from various social identities, and students. Learn more >>

Inclusive Excellence Action Plan

Our Action Plan encompasses the next five years.

Inclusive Excellence Action Plan Action Taken to Create a Diverse Workplace

Upcoming Events and Past Recordings

Michael Brasher presenting to audience

View upcoming events and recordings of past events.

Upcoming Events and Past Event Recordings

How ALVSCE is Listening & Taking Action

How ALVSCE is listening

Creating Spaces: How ALVSCE Schools are listening and taking action


Best Practices for Hiring & Retention

Best practices for hiring and retention

Best Practices for Evaluation/Review

Best practices for evaluation/review

Best Practices for Evaluation/Review

Examples (coming soon)


Shirley O'Brien D&I Award

Learn about the annual Shirley O'Brien Diversity & Inclusion Award.

Shirley O'Brien Diversity & Inclusion Award

Contact Us

Email ALVSCE D&I Council

If you'd like to reach out with a recommendation of something our council should address, a speaker suggestion, a question, or for anything else, please do so!

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