Inclusive Excellence and Community Engagement in the News

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IECE has received this award for three years.

The College of Engineering and Applied Science's Inclusive Excellence and Community Engagement office received the 2021 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the largest and oldest diversity and inclusion publication in higher education. The Inspiring Programs in STEM Award honors colleges and universities that encourage and assist students from underrepresented groups to enter the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

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UC has been named a diversity champion for the last 4 years. Graphic/Provided by Insight into Diversity

UC received the 2020 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity award (HEED). Since 2012, UC has been recognized among the top colleges and universities that "demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion." View Insight's 2020 list of top colleges for diversity. Institutions are selected from the top tier of Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recipients. "Known for visionary leadership, Diversity Champions are institutions that set the standard for thousands of other campus communities striving for diversity and inclusion."