Service Participants

Diversity, equity, and inclusion work at Brandeis is carried out by individuals, programs, offices, and departments from across the university. This work is incredibly valuable to our entire community and as such, should be recognized.

Student Participation

During the spring of 2018, the ODEI collaborated with several student groups and organizations in support of their diversity, equity, and inclusion development. These groups included:

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Fellows
  • Exectutive Board Members of Intercultural Center's Clubs and Organizations
  • Members of the Student Conduct Board
  • Student Union Leadership
  • Hornstein Jewish Professional Leadership Program
  • University Writing Seminar

Faculty Diversity Series

The following group of faculty and staff attended five events in this eight event series during the 2017-2018 academic year:

  • Esther Brandon, Digital Literacy Specialist, Library and Technology Services
  • Alyssa Canelli, Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
  • Guyan Chan-Smutko, Associate Professor of the Practice, Assistant Director of the Genetic Counseling Program
  • Michael Doonan, Associate Professor, Director of the Master of Public Policy Program
  • Susanna Flug-Silva, Director, Eli J. & Phyllis N. Segal Citizen Leadership Program, Senior Program Associate, Center for Youth and Communities, Heller School for Social Policy and Management
  • Marion Howard, Associate Professor of the Practice in International Development Management, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Honorable Mention (attended four sessions)

  • Ellen Smith, Associate Professor; Director, Hornstein Jewish Professional Leadership Program; Affiliated Faculty--Dept. of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies; Affiliated Faculty--Heller School for Social Policy and Management