News: The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award - Call for Nominations

February 20, 2015 - 1:30pm

To the Campus Community:

We are writing to invite your participation in the nomination process for the UCLA Academic Senate 2015 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award. The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award offers an excellent opportunity to celebrate and reinforce the enormous contributions made by those in our campus community who have aided in the furtherance of a diverse, impartial, and inclusive academic environment.

The Committee on Diversity and Equal Opportunity will name a faculty member and a student member of the campus community to be winners of the award. Each winner will receive an award of $2,000. We encourage nominations from any member of the campus community.

Entries must be submitted by:  Friday, February 20, 2015.

Information describing the purpose, eligibility, criteria, and nomination instructions for this award are available on the Academic Senate website at: http://www.senate.ucla.edu/DiversityEquityandInclusionAward.htm.

Please note that nominations and dossier packages are now submitted online. Please visit the ATmySenate Web portal to access the awards module at: https://atmysenate.ucla.edu/. You will need to log on using your UCLA login and password.

We hope that you will accept this invitation and help us identify worthy candidates. If you have any questions about this program or need assistance in assembling your nomination, please contact Annie Speights in the Academic Senate Office at 310-825-3853 or by e-mail at aspeights@senate.ucla.edu.

Sincerely,

Joel D. Aberbach
Chair
Academic Senate

Marissa Lopez
Chair
Committee on Diversity & Equal Opportunity