Accomplishments: Division of Student Affairs

April 13, 2021
Romeo Jackson (Student Diversity & Social Justice) as part of the "Future Directions in Queer of Color Scholarship in Education” American Educational Research Association Conference symposium presented their paper "A Black Queer and Trans Theory Approach to Troubling Inclusion, Best Practices, and LGBTQ Research."
April 13, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) delivered a presentation about the foundational principles of diversity, equity, inclusion, and social justice in front of business professional leaders at the University of Redlands.
April 6, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) served as a guest on the podcast show,"Coaching for Millennials: Care - Life - LinkedIn" where he discussed the intersections of identity and StrengthsQuest assessment education, codeswitching, and intergenerational tensions in higher education.
April 5, 2021
Mary Whitehead (Student Diversity and Social Justice) facilitated a virtual workshop sponsored by the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. The workshop focused on providing institutional strategies using an equity and social justice framework to address systemic issues and foster an inclusive campus environments.
March 30, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) presented a workshop on implementing diversity, inclusion, and social justice into one's lifestyle in front of business professionals at the University of Pittsburgh.
March 26, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) served as a guest on the podcast show, "Campus Connections," where he discussed the importance and intersectional significance of developing and honoring workplace boundaries while working in higher education.
March 23, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) had his dissertation published by ProQuest. It is titled "Cultivating a Culture of Philanthropy Among Alumnx of Color Who Graduated from Historically White Institutions."
March 22, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) served as a panelist to discuss the effectiveness and limitations of the SALT Model (Social Action, Leadership, and Transformation) in regard to co-curricular student programming. The panel was part of the Student Leadership for Justice and Equity Preconference Workshop presented at the annual…
March 18, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) facilitated a workshop on implementing effective change within organizations and systems for students and business professionals at the University of Texas, San Antonio.
March 17, 2021
Romeo Jackson (Student Diversity & Social Justice) with Alex Lange  (University of Iowa)  and Antonio Duran (Auburn University) presented at the ACPA21 Conference titled "Challenging Race-Evasiveness in LGBTQ+ Research: Implications for Student Affairs Practitioners." Using data from a content analysis study interrogating race-attentiveness in…
March 15, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) completed the Getting Talent Back to Work certification program offered by the Society for Human Resource Management. This program equips participants with the actionable knowledge and tools needed to attract, hire, and retain individuals with criminal and conviction records.
March 11, 2021
Mary Whitehead (Student Diversity and Social Justice) served on a panel earlier this month honoring the legacy of civil rights activist and U.S. Rep. John Lewis sponsored by United Way of Southern Nevada. The panel discussed the documentary film John Lewis: Good Trouble, which explores Lewis's life, legacy, and more than 60 years of extraordinary…