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Online course to foster classroom inclusiveness

A 4-week course that asks participants to reflect on their own identities and those of their students, and provides teaching strategies, such as course design, that effectively support student engagement and belonging across difference.

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President's Viewpoint: Dr. King's Dream Today

President Martha Pollack reflects on the hopes of Martin Luther King Jr. and what these values mean for us all today.

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Avery August, Ph.D. ’94, in his immunology lab with members of his research team.

Building a pipeline for faculty diversity

Avery August, Ph.D. ’94, professor of immunology in the College of Veterinary Medicine, shares what has changed regarding diversity and how faculty candidates are recruited and hired at Cornell.

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Statement on transgender support and protections

VPs Lombardi and Opperman respond to the recent report that the Trump administration is considering a change to the definition of sex under Title IX that would narrowly define gender as a biological, immutable condition determined at birth.

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Events

"The Devil's Pink Cloak," a reading and discussion with Palestinian playwright and scholar Mas’ud Hamdan

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Film Forum

The Devil's Pink Cloak A new play by Mas'ud Hamdan Translated and directed by Rebekah Maggor The reading will be followed by a discussion with the playwright. April 23, 7:30pm Schwartz…

From Willard Straight to Wall Street and Back: An Evening with Tom Jones ’69

Willard Straight Hall, Memorial Room

Tom Jones ’69, MRP ’72, whose prominent role in the occupation of Willard Straight Hall and its aftermath placed him at the center of discussion, debate and discord, returns to Willard Straight.…

#BlackGirlhood: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools

190 Rockefeller Hall

Professor Rogers will share work-in-progress excerpts from her short film #BlackGirlhood. The film explores the criminalization of Black girls in the classroom, as we watch three girls struggle to…

#BlackGirlhood film screening and Q&A w/ Prof. Dehanza Rogers

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Film Forum

#BlackGirlhood Sunday, April 28th, 6pm The Film Forum, Schwartz Center A Short Film by Dehanza Rogers A Q&A to follow with Professor Dehanza Rogers led by Dr. Samantha Sheppard. #BlackGirlhood is…