P&A Awarded CAS Inclusion Award

The Department of Physics and Astronomy has the honor of being awarded the 2019-2020 College of Arts and Sciences Inclusion Award. This award recognizes a department that has made notable strides to promote diversity and inclusion. The department has taken the initiative to...

  • hire underrepresented faculty
  • require Title IX training for faculty, staff, and TA's
  • create an inclusive excellence advisory board (also known as SIE-STEM club)
  • create and maintain an in-house food pantry
  • dedicate funding to promote underrepresented faces and positions in STEM
  • utilize preferred pronouns
  • and much more...

The achievements mentioned above could not have happened without collaboration and dedication to make a change and promote an inclusive environment. Congratulations to the department for these accomplishments! 

Check out the article posted by CAS here.

Published: Oct 27, 2020 11:49am