The nature of higher education is to create spaces for resistance and for people to redefine themselves and the world they want to live in ... that's why universities exist: to allow people to think freely, to allow people to redefine and shift culture. — Becky Petitt, UC San Diego vice chancellor for equity, diversity and inclusion, in the San Diego Union Tribune, regarding the university's use of the term "Latinx," a gender-inclusive way to describe people of Latin-American descent.
UC San Diego welcomed its most diverse incoming class with additional resources that support diversity, inclusivity and student success.
The benefits of a diverse teaching and learning environment are well documented. Diversity of thought and ideas enrich and […]
Becky Petitt will soon mark her one year anniversary as Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) […]