L&S Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee (DEI)

This page contains information about the L&S Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion committee, including members, goals, helpful material, and contacts. The L&S DEI Committee is formerly known as the L&S Equity & Diversity Committee.

What is the L&S Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee (DEIC)?: 
The L&S Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee strives to understand and report on the experiences of students, staff and faculty of color, those from historically underrepresented groups, first-generation students and low-income students. The goal: create a welcoming environment for all.

Helpful DEIC Resouces/Material: 

Committee Members (Current as of October 22, 2020) 

NameUnit/DepartmentPosition
Russ Castronovo
EnglishFaculty
Kristin EschenfelderL&S Admin/iSchoolFaculty
Lori LopezCommunication ArtsFaculty
Gloria Mari-Beffa (Co-Chair)L&S Admin/MathFaculty
Anne Pringle (Co-Chair)BotanyFaculty
Erika Marin-SpiottaGeographyFaculty
Michael SwiftComputer ScienceFaculty
Eric WilcotsL&S Admin, Dean Faculty
Morris YoungEnglishFaculty
Alisha ArnoldL&S Admin (HR)Academic Staff
Kathie BoroughMathAcademic Staff
Jennifer HekmanAsian Languages & CulturesAcademic Staff
Jeff HenriquesPsychologyAcademic Staff 
Faye LuxPolitical ScienceAcademic Staff
Jose MaderaL&S Admin (SAA-CAE)Academic Staff
DeVon WilsonL&S Admin (SAA-CAE)Academic Staff
Miranda WeberL&S Admin (Dean's Office)Academic Staff