WELCOME CHIEF DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION OFFICERS

Welcome to the NACU Learning Community for DEI officers and directors!

Chair: David Everett, associate vice president of Inclusive Excellence, Hamline University

Group email address: cdos@nacu.edu

You can use this group email address to reach out to others in the DEI Learning Community when you have a question or want to know what your peers are doing.

If you would like a copy of the group directory, please email Michelle Apuzzio. She can also add additional people engaging in DEI work at your campus.

NACU provides opportunities for DEI professionals to gather virtually with their peers in the consortium to discuss various topics.

NACU Programs

Research

NACU conducts a variety of studies to allow its campuses to compare themselves against their peers. These include a benchmarking dashboard using IPEDS data, grant-funded research, and ‘quick studies’ that respond to your immediate needs and questions. Reach out to Sean Creighton or Michelle Apuzzio with questions or ideas for collaborative studies.

Expert Webinars

We engage in professional development by leveraging expertise within and outside of NACU. For our webinars, we feature industry leaders on a variety of topics. NACU webinars are open to all administrators, faculty, and staff on campuses.

Summer Institute

The NACU Summer Institute provides a unique opportunity for professional development, discussion of issues common to our members, and networking. The institute is a catalyst for campus teams to work collaboratively on institutional strategy and improving educational outcomes.