DEI: The Case for Common Ground
Efforts to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion on college campuses are increasingly under fire. DEI programs and offices, which have been around for decades, are now the targets of a steady stream of criticism, and legislation has been introduced in at least 20 states to limit DEI programs at public universities. Despite this swirl, I believe there is more room for common ground than might appear from news accounts.
Originally published: May 25, 2023
Author: James E. Ryan
Institution: University of Virginia
Published by: The Chronicle of Higher Ed