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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Social Justice at NVU

Diversity, equity, and inclusion aren’t just words at NVU – these are our guiding principles.

Planning groups on each campus provide resources, education, and training to all members of our community and serve as catalysts for social justice advocacy and activism.

Johnson Campus

Hannah Miller, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Planning Group contact.

Lyndon Campus

Patricia Shine, FAIR-Social Justice Planning Group contact.

We serve our community as a resource and catalyst for social justice consultation, advocacy, and activism.

•    Engaging in consistent, open, and honest communication with each other and with all members of our community.
•    Actively collaborating with all members of our community in regard to issues of social justice.
•    Providing consultation and resources to colleagues in our community on issues related to social justice.
•    Advocating for, by working with, disenfranchised members of our community.
•    Coordinating programming which addresses the social justice needs in our community.
•    Creating opportunities for activism in support of social justice in our community.
•    Providing leadership in our community on issues related to social justice.
•    Engaging in an ongoing process of self-assessment and accountability.

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What should I do if I’ve experienced bias? Where should I go if I have a disability? How can I get connected to counseling?  Find resources and information here.

Medical and Mental Health

Academic Support

Disability Services

Sexual Harassment / Assault; Racial Harassment/Discrimination / Title IX

Public Safety

Sexual and Domestic Violence Community Resources

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