Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Bring Unlimited Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Training to Your Campus

Create a more inclusive environment by upgrading your membership to give everyone on your campus access.

Diversity, equity and inclusion work has never been more important in higher education. Academic Impressions offers a comprehensive suite of best-in-class diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) training and resources that you can put directly in the hands of your faculty and staff.

Our DEI training—which is higher education specific, interactive and action-oriented, and carefully designed with both academic and non-academic audiences in mind—emphasizes practical skill development around critical themes like:

  • Power and oppression: understanding personal bias and privilege, engaging in allyship and having courageous conversations
  • Intersecting identities related to race, gender, class, disability, and nationality
  • Inclusive pedagogy: building in-classroom dialogue and decolonizing syllabi
  • Diversifying the faculty and building stronger systems of support for BIPOC and women faculty
Give everyone - faculty, staff and students - access to the latest DEI resources with institutional membership.

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Our Approach

Bring your team a robust suite of trainings that help all faculty and staff engage in personal development and skill building around diversity, equity and inclusion topics. We take a multi-faceted approach to this work that focuses on three components:

Education & awareness building.
What is this concept/topic all about? What are its historical origins? How does it show up in higher education today? Why is it important to understand and address it?

Self-reflection.
How do my own identity and life experiences shape the way I interact with this concept/topic? What is my role/responsibility regarding this topic? What do I think and feel about the topic at hand? What are some of my own personal biases that I need to be aware of?

Speak up, take action.
Committing to action. What can I do to be a better advocate/ally/contributor in this space? What are some practical steps I can commit to, within my role and sphere of influence, to act and contribute?  

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FEATURED COLLECTION

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Foundations

Become a member to gain access to our foundational Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion series, an intentional collection of personal development and skill building trainings which provide education, awareness-building, self-reflection, and ways to speak up and take action.

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VIDEO COURSE

DEI Foundations: Student Disability in Higher Education

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VIDEO COURSE

DEI Foundations:
Intersectionality in Higher Education

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WEBCAST RECORDING

DEI Foundations: Develop a Race-Based Education Program for Your White Students

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VIDEO COURSE

DEI Foundations: Allyship in Higher Education

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DEI Foundations: Implicit Bias in Higher Education

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VIDEO COURSE

DEI Foundations: Xenophobia Higher Education

COMING SUMMER 2021

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VIDEO COURSE

DEI Foundations: Gender Identity and Sexuality in Higher Education

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DEI Foundations: Class & Socioeconomic Status in Higher Education

COMING SUMMER 2021

Coming Soon: Additional DEI Training Themes

Check back soon to see more live and on-demand DEI training in the following topic areas:

Inclusive classroom

  • Communicating with students with empathy
  • Building LGBTQ+ cultural awareness in the classroom: training for faculty

Inclusive leadership

  • Mutual goodwill: using servant leadership to create trust and collaboration among teams

Student body

  • Strategies for uniting student activists and campus administrators
  • DEI foundations: student disability in higher education
  • Creating a sense of belonging through honoring names
  • Developing a comprehensive system of support for first-generation students

Personal development & skill building

  • DEI foundations: allyship
  • DEI foundations: white privilege
  • DEI foundations: implicit bias
  • DEI foundations: xenophobia
  • DEI foundations: gender and sexuality
  • DEI foundations: class & socioeconomic status
  • Honoring gender identity
  • Cultural humility 2.0: interrogating personal bias

Academic diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives

  • Confronting academic bullying
  • Building a more inclusive culture for underrepresented faculty
  • Successfully structuring and leading an inclusive pedagogy initiative
  • Implementing inclusive hiring practices at a small PWI
  • Cluster hiring as a means of diversifying faculty
  • Steps to addressing faculty climate
  • Recruiting and training inclusion advocates for your academic search committees
  • Partnering central & unit-level academic partners in DEI work

On-Demand Learning Opportunities

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WEBCAST RECORDING

Overcoming Social Justice Fatigue for Diversity and Inclusion Professionals

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WEBCAST RECORDING

Facilitating Culturally Inclusive Meetings

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WEBCAST RECORDING

Understanding and Addressing Microaggressions

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MEMBER-EXCLUSIVE COURSE

DEI Foundations:
Intersectionality in Higher Education

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WEBCAST RECORDING

Overcoming the Effects of White Privilege for More Equitable Search Processes

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Student

WEBCAST RECORDING

Civil Dialogue as a Classroom Management Strategy

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WEBCAST RECORDING

Building Inclusive Pedagogy Online

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WEBCAST RECORDING

Addressing Food Insecurity in Higher Education: Creating an Integrated & Sustainable Food Pantry

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WEBCAST RECORDING

Creating Intentional Programming to Support the Success of Men of Color

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Campus

WEBCAST RECORDING

Leading Through Bias Incidents on Campus

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Membership Includes All Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Content and Much More

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Leadership


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Women in Leadership


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Academic Leadership


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Faculty Success


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Institutional & Academic Planning


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Student Success


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Enrollment Management & Marketing

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Advancement


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Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

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Title IX Compliance


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How Membership Works

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Meghan Paladino
Membership Advisor, Academic Impressions