Center for Diversity and Inclusion

In The News

The world is an ever evolving place which can make it difficult to stay information on the most current topics related to equity, justice, inclusion, and advocacy. To do our part on campus, the CDI team is curating a list of recent news articles to help students, staff, and faculty learn more. Check back in a few times per month to see an updated list. If you have a suggestion of an article that should be added, please send it to with a brief (50-100 word) summary for consideration.

  1. The call for more diverse curriculums in schools grows after recent protests
    • August 17, 2020; WCPO

  2. Beyond 'he' and 'she': 1 in 4 LGBTQ youths use nonbinary pronouns, survey finds
    • July 30, 2020; NBC News

  3. Beirut explosion rocks Lebanon's capital city
    • August 6, 2020; CNN

  4. 'The Martix' Was a Trans Allegory All Along, Confirms Co-Creator Lilly Wachowski
    • August 5, 2020; Huffpost

  5. The First Data On Kids, COVID-19 And Race Is Here — And It's Not Good
    • August 5, 2020; Yahoo News

  6. Dr. Fauci on why the coronavirus is wreaking havoc on Black communities
    • July 30, 2020; CBSNews

  7. Major children's hospital apologies for performing cosmetic genital surgeries on intersex infants
    • July 29, 2020, CNN

  8. Don't Leave A Job Interview Without Asking These 4 Questions About Diversity
    • July 17, 2020; HuffPost