Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 66.05
Liaison Yumiko Jakobcic
Submission Date Feb. 27, 2015
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Grand Valley State University
PA-4: Diversity and Equity Coordination

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Yumiko Jakobcic
Campus Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability Practices
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Does the institution have a diversity and equity committee, office, and/or officer tasked by the administration or governing body to advise on and implement policies, programs, and trainings related to diversity and equity on campus?:
Yes

Does the committee, office and/or officer focus on one or both of the following?:
Yes or No
Student diversity and equity Yes
Employee diversity and equity Yes

A brief description of the diversity and equity committee, office and/or officer, including purview and activities:

The Inclusion and Equity Advisory Board supports and assists the university in achieving the goal of providing a rich, inclusive learning, living, and working environment that attracts, retains, and supports a diverse community.


The full-time equivalent of people employed in the diversity and equity office:
15

The website URL where information about the diversity and equity committee, office and/or officer is available:
Does the institution make cultural competence trainings and activities available to all members of the following groups?:
Yes or No
Students Yes
Staff Yes
Faculty Yes
Administrators Yes

A brief description of the cultural competence trainings and activities:

The office of Intercultural Training, Learning and Development and the Division of Inclusion and Equity provide leadership in developing intercultural programs for faculty and staff members, as well as programs for students: Assessing Your Intercultural Competence, Crucial Conversions, Developing Your Intercultural Communication Skills, Intercultural Communities of Practice, Understanding Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action, Understanding the ADA, Respect in the Global Workplace, Sexual Harassment Prevention, Talking the Walk: Developing your Intercultural Communication Skills


The website URL where information about the cultural competence trainings is available:

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