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Equity and Diversity Committee

Membership

The Equity and Diversity Committee consists of eleven members, including:

  • four faculty
  • one P&A staff
  • three students
  • one USA staff
  • one non-voting members
    • the director of the Office of Equity, Diversity, and Intercultural Programs or their designee

Responsibilities

The Equity and Diversity Committee is responsible for fostering a respectful and collegial learning and working environment for all Morris campus students, staff, and faculty. The committee promotes recruitment and retention of a diverse faculty, staff, and student body, and creates a shared, campus-wide sense of responsibility for building, maintaining, and improving an inclusive campus climate.

Faculty

  • Jennifer Rothchild, chair (1st term 2017-20)
  • Nancy Carpenter (1st term 2019-21)
  • Priyanka Basu (1st term 2019-21)
  • Heather Peters (1st term 2019-22)

P&A

  • Scott Turnbull (1st term 2019-21)

USA

  • Makiko Legate (1st term 2019-22)

Students

  • Angela Feather (1st term 2019-20)
  • Jasmine Pryor (1st term 2019-20)
  • Amelia Nelson (1st term 2019-20)

Non-voting

  • Liz Thomson (Director, Office of Equity, Diversity, and Intercultural Programs)