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Emory Libraries holds anti-racism forum

The Emory Libraries for Anti-Racism Forum was held on Monday in response to a nation-wide call for change following incidents of police brutality in recent weeks. Organized by the Emory Libraries Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Committee, LEAF, and the Librarians Assembly Council, 145 people attended the forum via Zoom and took part in large […]

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Emory to hold online solidarity vigil today for victims of racial violence

The Emory Libraries staff and administrators share the pain and frustration felt by the University and Atlanta communities over the ongoing racial injustice. Emory University will hold an online solidarity vigil today (Friday, June 5) at 4 p.m. to mourn the victims of racial violence and focus on the university’s vision for an anti-racist world. […]

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DEI announces upcoming information and training sessions

April InfoForum presentation invite The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee will be presenting at the last Spring InfoForum on Wednesday, April 10, 10:00-11:00 am. We invite you to join us and learn more about our work in progress and our goals going forward. Safe Space Training The Emory Safe Space program is a 3.5-hour training […]

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DEI Committee gives conference recommendations

Looking for diversity, equity, and inclusion related sessions and conferences? Here are some DEI Committee recommendations on what to attend this year: IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & Archives  August 6–7, 2019, Columbus, OH From the conference website: “IDEAL, formerly the National Diversity in Libraries Conference, aims to foster awareness […]

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee enters year three

[Ed. note: this article was written by Gretchen in collaboration with members of the DEI Committee.] The Emory Libraries’ Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee enters its third year looking to add new members and to enhance its presence in the Emory community. Emory Libraries recognize diversity, equity, and inclusion as core values integral to […]

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion committee looking for new members

Are you interested in helping Emory Libraries develop more programming and training around issues of diversity, equity, inclusion, and social justice? The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee (DEI) is looking for new members. DEI serves all libraries and departments across LITS to provide guidance and leadership related to social justice through professional development and training […]

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