CFA Advocate for Diversity Nomination

The nomination form is due February 28, 2020.

Diversity:  Diversity includes the dimensions of race, ethnicity, and national and regional origins; sex, gender identity, and sexual orientation; socioeconomic status, age, physical attributes, and abilities; as well as religious, political, cultural, and intellectual ideologies and practices.  

 An advocate for diversity:

  1. Creates an inclusive environment in the College of Fine Arts through support, education and advocacy for a diverse community.  
  2. Commits to cross-movement building in social justice and intersectional identities.  
  3. Actively challenges structures that promote discrimination and perpetuate privilege.  
  4. Supports the personal and professional success of all individuals in the College of Fine Arts.
  5. Builds collaborations and relationship with new organizations, communities and/or institutions.
The primary major of the person you are nominating.
Considering the above criteria, please write an essay of up to 500 words discussing the nominee’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. Whenever possible, please provide specific examples that evidence the nominee’s strength in each of the five areas.