Russell Vought, Director of the Office of Management and Budget for the Executive Office of the President issued a Memorandum For the Heads of Executive Offices and Agencies on September 4, 2020 that stated that “Executive Branch agencies have spent millions of taxpayer dollars to date ‘training’ government workers to believe divisive, anti-American propaganda.” In […]
November 9, 2020 | 3:00pm-4:00pm | Via Zoom: bit.ly/UNCG_CDLC With the number of U.S. Latino students pursuing higher education on the rise, colleges and universities must consider ways to support this student population, which comprises a significant number of Spanish heritage speakers and first generation college students. This presentation highlights mentoring practices and strategies to […]
October 21, 2020 | 3:00pm-4:00pm | Via Zoom: bit.ly/UNCG_CDLC While graduate students have many identities, ethnicity often remains the most salient identity for graduate students of color. Drawing from previous research on evaluation, higher education literature, and personal reflections, this presentation outlines five strategies for mentoring and advising graduate students of color. These include: Consider […]
The Coalition for Diversity in Language and Culture & The Faculty Access and Equity Committee’s Join Via Zoom: bit.ly/UNCG_CDLC
The LIS department will host a Speaker Series on March 29th and 30th. The main speaker is Barry Houlihan, National University of Ireland, Galway.