Tag Archives: Diversity and Inclusion

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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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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An invitation from the Library Diversity and Inclusion Working Team

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What: Racial Determination: Implications for Individuals & Communities When/Where: Wednesday, May 17th, in the Jones Room from 2pm to 4pm (may go longer with Q&A) Race is a critical consideration for professionals working in higher education. Individuals’ experiences are significantly impacted, consciously and unconsciously, by their racial identity development as well as the perceptions, beliefs, and […]

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Diversity and Inclusion Working Group hosts its first seminar

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On January 25, the Woodruff Library Diversity and Inclusion Working Group hosted a special talk by Mark Puente, Director of Diversity and Leadership at the Association of Research Libraries (ARL). Held in the Woodruff Library’s Jones Room, the event included discussion about the state of diversity and inclusion initiatives in the broader profession today, and what […]

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