A Call to Action: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

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Khipra Nichols, Associate Professor, ID
At Market Square Teach-in

In February, President Somerson created a Working group SEA (Social Equity Action), to develop strategies for creating a more diverse, inclusive, and socially equitable RISD.  In President Somerson’s letter to the community, she wrote “RISD has always been a place to develop an expressive voice and to reimagine and then redesign the future.” In addition to providing ongoing recommendations to the community at large, to the Cabinet, and to the President, a central responsibility of the committee will be the production of a Social Equity Action Plan (SEAP) by the end of fall semester 2016. 
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