Columbia University

Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Diversity in the Arts and Sciences

A&S Office for Faculty Development & Diversity

A&S Committee on Equity and Diversity 

NEW - A&S Equity and Diversity Events Pilot Program

The A&S Committee on Equity and Diversity announces a Request for Proposals for a new program that provides funding for events, workshops and programs that support an inclusive community in A&S. The program information and the application form are avaliable at the links below.  This application cycle closes on March 29, 2019.

Program Information: https://fas.columbia.edu/files/fas/content/EquityEventRFP.pdf

Application Form:  https://fas.columbia.edu/files/fas/content/EquityEventsApplication.pdf

A&S Equity and Diversity Events and Workshops 

DateProgram or Event

       

    February 22, 2019      

 

Mind the Gap: Complaint as Diversity Work - A talk by Dr. Sara Ahmed (the Department of History and the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality in collaboration with the A&S Committee on Equity and Diversity). More information: https://history.columbia.edu

 7 pm, Maison Francaise, East Gallery, Buell Hall

         March 6, 2019

Meet the Committee on Equity and Diversity (CED) Town Hall for Junior Faculty Members – All A&S junior faculty are invited to discuss A&S equity & diversity issues.

Noon – 1 pm, Room 568, Lerner Hall

        March 26, 2019                                                      

Agents of Change: A Symposium in Honor of Professor Marcellus Blount - Join colleagues for a celebration of the life of renowned literary scholar Marcellus Blount. Agents of Change is sponsored by the Office of the Executive Vice President of Arts & Sciences, the African American and Diaspora Studies Department, the Department of English and Comparative Literature, the Division of the Humanities, the Society of Fellows/ Heyman Center for the Humanities, the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality and the Center for Jazz Studies.  

– 4:30 pm, Faculty Room, Low Library 

        March 27, 2019   

Meet the Committee on Equity and Diversity (CED) Town Hall for All Faculty Members - All A&S faculty members are invited to discuss A&S equity & diversity issues.

Noon – 1 pm, Room 568, Lerner Hall

           April 3, 2019     

Day of Equity and Diversity Programming - Dialogues and workshops facilitated by Virginia Valian, Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Hunter College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York.

Schedule of time and location details to follow. 

           May 3, 2019        

Disrupting the Status Quo: Active Bystander Workshop for Faculty and Department Chairs - An interactive workshop hosted by the A&S Office for Faculty of Development & Diversity, university Ombuds Office and Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action (EOAA).

Noon – 2pm, Faculty Room, Low Library