Category: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

UF welcomes Marsha McGriff as new chief diversity officer

Marsha McGriff, Ed.D., will join UF as the new chief diversity officer and senior adviser to the president effective Dec. 6.


Nurturing Pride in community with LGBTQ+ affinity groups

As part of LGBTQ+ History Month, community organizations throughout Gainesville come together in October to celebrate Gainesville Pride.


Bridging the gap between UF and Spanish-speaking communities throughout Florida

Since 2010, the population of Hispanics in Florida experienced one of the biggest population increases at over 1.4 million. This dramatic growth created the need for programs that can adequately and inclusively serve this population.

In 2017, a group of UF/IFAS Extension agents seeking to address this issue created the Coalition of Florida Extension Educators for Latino Communities, or CAFE Latino; a grassroots organization with the goal to create science-based educational materials for the benefit of Spanish-speaking communities.


CTE launches IDEA certificate for faculty and staff

The Center for Teaching Excellence recently launched the Fundamentals of Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access Certificate featuring 17 courses and open to all UF faculty and staff.


UF celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

UF invites you to celebrate those who have contributed to the university’s institutional excellence and those who lend their voices to today’s UF experience. 


CLAS welcomes new associate dean for diversity, equity and inclusion

Bianca D. Evans-Donaldson, Ph.D., was named the new associate dean for diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Stronger Together fall courses released

Stronger Together

UF Training & Organizational Development has released the Stronger Together fall schedule.