CFAES Appoints Dr. Kathy Lechman as Assistant Dean and Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Kathy Lechman has accepted an appointment and will return to CFAES to serve as our Assistant Dean and Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. As our former Assistant Dean, Dr. Lechman was successful in laying the g ...
New DEI Webinars Available Through the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity
The National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD) is an independent professional development, training, and mentoring community of faculty, postdocs, & graduate students from over 450 colleges and universities. They have recently sha ...
Additional Sessions of "The Second Pandemic" Webinar Now Open for Registration
We are happy to announce that we will be hosting two more sessions of "The Second Pandemic: Understanding and Challenging the Rise in Anti-Asian Racism in the Wake of COVID-19" webinar on Tuesday, August 11th and Tuesday, September 1st. Both ses ...
Ibram X. Kendi's "How to Be an Antiracist" Book Discussion Now Available on YouTube
Did you miss Ibram X. Kendi’s discussion of his book "How to Be an Antiracist" last week? You can now watch the entire event on YouTube! “Kendi's concept of antiracism reenergizes and reshapes the conversation about racial justice in Americ ...
Webinar: The Second Pandemic: Understanding and Challenging the Rise in Anti-Asian Racism in the Wake of COVID-19
In the months since the COVID-19 pandemic began, Asian Americans and Asians around the world have experienced heightened levels of verbal and physical aggression and attacks. Nationally, our country is seeing hate crimes against Asian and Asian American f ...
A Message from Dr. Cathann Kress to the CFAES Community
A message from Dr. Cathann Kress, Vice President for Agricultural Administration & Dean, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Dean Kress sent the following message to all CFAES faculty and staff on Friday, June 5th, 2020: CFAES Co ...
A Message from Dr. Cathann Kress
A message from Dr. Cathann Kress, Vice President for Agricultural Administration & Dean, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Dean Kress sent the following message to all CFAES faculty and staff on Monday, June 1 st, 2020: As we s ...
Academic Mutual Aid Foundation
The Academic Mutual Aid Foundation (AMAF) serves as a socialized version of an emergency fund for undergraduate, graduate students, and postdoctoral scholars around the country. Their mission is to empower students and student employees through financial ...
CFAES Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Welcomes Dr. Patrice Dickerson
CFAES has announced the appointment of Patrice Dickerson as assistant dean and director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). She begins on July 1, 2020. In her new role, Dickerson will lead change as she oversees and manages DEI efforts that support ...
CFAES Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Welcomes Pamela Thomas
The CFAES Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is very pleased to announce that Pamela Thomas will be joining our team. Ms. Thomas will be the Program Manager for Student Affairs for the office and will continue her work that focuses on services imp ...