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Diversity is a defining feature of the University of California and we embrace it as a source of strength. Our differences — of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, socioeconomic status, abilities, experience and more — enhance our ability to achieve the university’s core missions of public service, teaching and research. We […]

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UPDATE: CA Prop 16 and Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

January 2021 Dear UCLA Extension Students, As you probably know, California Proposition 16, the proposed legislative constitutional amendment that would allow diversity as a factor in public employment, education, and contracting decisions, has been defeated. The Chancellor’s message, from earlier this week about the loss, states “as disheartening as this defeat is to many, we […]

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Town Hall – Black Lives and Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

June 2020 Dear UCLA Extension Community: As follow up to yesterday’s UCLA Extension Town Hall meeting, I am sending additional details about what I presented regarding our first steps in addressing racism, equity, diversity, and inclusion. Black Lives Matter The murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery have raised, once again, that racism […]