Social Justice Resources
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is committed to the work necessary to create long-lasting, foundational change in the realms of diversity, equity, and inclusion. We work diligently, across UCO’s campus and within our community to promote and foster a society that truly values and celebrates diversity. We invite you to explore the resources that we have gathered, from curated reading lists and training opportunities to past recordings of innovative programming, as you begin your own journey as a social justice advocate and champion.
In response to recent events, UCO's Office of Diversity and Inclusion hosted a panel to discuss how best to navigate racial trauma. Listen to our esteemed panel of counselors and activist as they discuss the nuances of racial trauma and how to begin the healing process.
Demonstrations are only the beginning when working to confront institutionalized racism and inequality. UCO's Office of Diversity and Inclusion assembled a panel of dynamic community activist who engaged in a thought-provoking discussion on what it truly takes to create lasting change beyond just the 'March for Justice.'
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion invited campus partners to come together to dive-deeper into the significance of the anniversary of the Stonewall rebellion, a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling on civil rights and the celebration of Pride month. The presentation also explored what the future looks like for LGBTQ+ faculty, staff and students.
UCO's Office of Diversity and Inclusion engages in a conversation regarding how best to support your student during social unrest. At the end of this conversation, we provide a brief introduction to our SHARP framework designed to help advocates better engage with their students.
In this timely discussion, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion hosts a panel of incredible individuals to discuss the impact of the SCOTUS decision regarding DACA and Dreamers.