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Animal and Poultry Sciences

Initiatives Developed through Inclusive Excellence program

  • Add diversity and inclusion topic to monthly department meetings.
  • Create community-building activities in early classes such as FYE and Introduction to Animal and Poultry Sciences. Use peer mentors to facilitate these experiences.
  • Establish a Graduate Teaching Assistant position to support undergraduate teaching assistants in understanding needs of diverse student population, and develop workshops for faculty and graduate student training in D&I.
  • Develop an undergraduate level grant for student-led D&I projects.