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Programs & Initiatives

Programs & Initiatives

September 2020
  • Diverse ‘Dores Day
April 2020
  • Co-Sponsoring Lecture and Reading with South African Novelist Unathi Slasha
March 2020
  • InclusAbility Presents: The Basics of Behavior, Presented by Autism TN
  • Stories of Vanderbilt: Disability and Condition
  • Co-Sponsoring Humans of Vanderbilt Law School event
  • Co-Sponsoring Engineering Ambassador Network STEM Event
February 2020
  • Co-Sponsored Black History Month Opening Bell with Owen Black Student Association
  • Co-Sponsored Lecture by Dr. Andre Churchwell, Interim Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, with Owen Black Student Association
  • Co-Sponsored Lecture by Dr. Fallon WIlson, with Owen Black Student Association
  • Co-Sponsored Black History Month: Financial Tax Discussion with Owen Black Student Association
  • InclusAbility Presents: Autism 101
  • AHEAD Webinar Series – Strategic Outreach: Spreading Accessibility throughout Campus
  • “Respecting Boundaries: Cultivating Spaces of Inclusion for Patients & Colleagues” Presentation by Mytrice Allen (Program Coordinator for Office for Inclusive Excellence) & Douglas Allen, PhD. for Vanderbilt’s Black Student Nurses Organization
  • Black History Month Faculty Breakfast
January 2020
  • InclusAbility Presents: Deaf Awareness & Culture 101
December 2019
November 2019
  • Faculty Writing Session
  • Co-Sponsored Accessibility in Higher Education, a talk with Dr. Sarah Rose, University of Texas Arlington
October 2019
  • Co-Sponsored the Asian American Student Association’s Talk About It: A Dinner on Mental Health
  • Faculty Writing Session
  • Co-Sponsored Graduate Student Headshots with the Department of Spanish & Portuguese
September 2019
  • Faculty Writing Session
August 2019
  • Faculty Writing Session
May 2018
  • Faculty Writing Session
  • Co-sponsored Latinx Graduation Celebration
  • Co-sponsored Organization of Black, Graduate, and Professional Students Honors Gala
April 2018
  • Co-Sponsored Lunch and Learn “Empowerment Beyond Borders: Social Entrepreneurship and Technology”
  • Women in Leadership Panel at Owen
  • Co-Sponsored Kelly Ward Lecture
  • Family Friendly Event at the Adventure Science Center
  • Co-sponsored Caribbean Student Association’s Carnival
  • Listen Affirm Respond and Add Information Workshop with the Cornell Interactive Theater Workshop
  • “Hang In There and Be Tough” Workshop with the Cornell Interactive Theater Workshop
  • Co-sponsored Global China Connection Conference at Vanderbilt
  • Faculty Writing Session
  • Co-sponsored Middle Eastern Student Association’s Mahrajan Event
  • Co-sponsored Society for Chicano and Native Americans in Science Event
  • Theatre Workshop: “Principles of Dialogue”
  • Theatre Workshop: “Hang in There & Be Tough”
March 2018
  • Women in STEM Reception for Faculty
  • Co-sponsored AASA’s Lunar New Year Festival
  • National Pan-Hellenic Council Dinner
  • Faculty Writing Session
  • Co-sponsored Unconscious Bias Training at the Nursing School
February 2018
  • Redefining Tokenism Panel Discussion (in partnership with the Wond’ry and the BCC)
  • Co-sponsored Margot Lee Shetterly’s visit to campus
  • Co-sponsored Inclusive Leadership Workshop at Owen
  • Co-sponsored Ellie Krug talk with outLaw, Vanderbilt Law School’s LGBTQIAA affinity group
  • Guest Faculty in Residence at Branscomb Quadrangle
  • Co-Sponsored Black Panther Screening with the BCC
  • Co-Sponsored Graduate Students of Color Collective Trivia Night
  • Co-Sponsored Black Girl Fest
January 2018
  • “It Depends on the Lens” Faculty Workshop (ft. Cornell Interactive Theatre Ensemble)
  • “Hang in There and be Tough” Faculty Workshop (ft. Cornell Interactive Theatre Ensemble)
  • McGill Hour with undergraduate students
December 2017
  • Hosted a “Faculty Mix and Mingle” Reception
  • Finding and Attracting Top Talent Workshop for Faculty
  • Hosted Mosaic Luncheon for Faculty
  • Reception for Campus Diversity Designates
November 2017
  • Dessert Reception for Student Leaders
  • Co-Sponsored Emerging Scholars Lecture Series
  • Co-Sponsored an Event for the Owen Black Student Association
  • Co-Sponsored Fred Moten & Stefano Harney Campus Visit
  • Coffee Chat with Students at Moore College
October 2017
  • Social Gathering for New Faculty
  • Finding and Attracting Top Talent Workshop for Faculty
  • Co-Sponsored Emerge Summit
  • Keynote Speaker at Women Symposium at Owen Graduate School of Management
  • Coffee Chat with Students at Crawford House
  • Hosted Reception for LGBTQI Faculty
September 2017
  • Finding and Attracting Top Talent Workshops for Faculty
  • Diversity Task Force Meet and Greet
  • Co-Sponsor for Pioneer Awards
  • Co-Sponsor for Qissebaazi: Reimagining the Art of Storytelling Event