Diversity Statements

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Models and Commentaries

Spelman’s New Curatorial Studies Program Addresses Critical Museum Industry Diversity Gap

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Diversity Program

Leonard Cassuto, "Inside the Graduate-Admissions Process," The Chronicle of Higher Education, January 31, 2016. Review of Julie R. Posselt, Inside Graduate Admissions: Merit, Diversity, and Faculty
(Harvard University Press, 2016). Inside Graduate Admissions 2016.pdf

Bard Graduate Center

Diversity at Bard, Bard College
Note: Bard Graduate Center does not have a separate diversity statement

Boston University

Boston University’s Statement on Diversity

Brown University

Office of Institutional Diversity, Brown University

Pathways to Diversity and Inclusion: An Action Plan for Brown University, February 1, 2016. Brown Diversity and Inclusion Plan 2016.pdf. Also see Accountability Updates

Building on Distinction: A New Plan for Brown, October 26, 2013. Brown Building on Distinction 2013.pdf

American Studies Department's Departmental Diversity and Inclusion Plan

Cooper-Hewitt/Parsons Program

Parsons Diversity Statement.docx

Cooperstown Graduate Program

Mission Statement, Cooperstown Graduate Program

National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution

NMAH Diversity Advisory Council Strategic Work Plan May 2015. NMAH DAC Strategic Work Plan 2015.pdf

The New-York Historical Society

9/11 Memorial Museum

New York University

Diversity at NYU, New York University

Penn State Harrisburg

Penn State Statement on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Excellence

University of Delaware

Diversity, University of Delaware

University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Department of American Studies and Folklore, Diversity Statement and response to House Bill 2 (both new documents as of this spring): http://americanstudies.unc.edu/about-us-2/department-diversity-statement/

DMA Strategic Areas 2013-2016, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Diversity Framework, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Affecting R.E.E.L. Change for Diversity & Inclusion. UW Madison REEL.pdf

Winterthur Program

Material Culture Collective Diversity Report 2016.docx

Yale University

"Statement from President Salovey: Toward a Better Yale," YaleNews, November 17, 2015

"A More Inclusive Yale," YaleNews

Yale will retain the name of Calhoun College, has selected names for two new residential colleges, and will change the title of “master", April 27, 2016

Robin J. Hayes, "Why Ivy League Schools Are So Bad at Economic Diversity," The Atlantic, February 27, 2014

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