Spring Diversity Workshop Series

The Office of the Vice President for Diversity is pleased to announce our spring diversity workshop series for January – April, 2018 featuring speakers from the CSU community. Check back for more details and registration soon.

January – TBD

February 1st, 2018 – Title coming soon, facilitated by Dr. Doreen Martinez and Margit Hentschel

March 27th, 2018 – “Parenting with Social Justice in Mind,” facilitated by Carmen Rivera and Monica Rivera

April 24th, 2018 – “Holding Tension Between Shame and Pride: Fat Identity Development Theory,” facilitated by Kodi Phelps


Creating Inclusive Excellence Program (CIEP)

The Creating Inclusive Excellence Program (CIEP) is offered every fall and spring semester and is geared toward State Classified Staff and Administrative Professionals. Our spring 2018 cohort is full. Please check back in March for registration for fall 2018. 

For more information on CIEP, click here.

Creating Inclusive Excellence Program Schedule Spring 2018

2/20/2018Workshop 1: Diversity and Inclusion at CSU (Opening Retreat)9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
3/6/2018Workshop 2: Unconscious Bias and Stereotyping9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
3/20/2018Workshop 3: Oppression and Isms9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
4/3/2018Workshop 4: Exploring Social Identity Construction9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
4/17/2018Workshop 5: Microaggressions and Inclusive Language9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
5/1/2018Workshop 6: Interrupting Oppression/Tools to Intervene/Closing9 a.m. - 1 p.m.


The Faculty Institute for Inclusive Excellence (FIIE)

The Faculty Institute for Inclusive Excellence (FIIE) is offered every calendar year and is designed for faculty members. The program begins in the spring and runs through the fall of the next academic year. To register for the 2018 FIIE cohort, click here.

Faculty Institute for Inclusive Excellence Schedule 2018

1/26/2018Social/2017 Cohort Presentations1 - 4 p.m.
1/24/2018Session 112 - 5 p.m.
2/7/2018Session 22 - 5 p.m.
2/21/2018Session 32 - 5 p.m.
3/7/2018Session 42 - 5 p.m.
3/21/2018Session 52 - 5 p.m.
4/4/2018Session 62 - 5 p.m.
12/2018Closing Celebration and 2018 Cohort PresentationsTBD


Departmental Trainings

We have limited availability each semester to offer customized and pre-designed trainings to individual campus departments. Please contact the Office’s Training Coordinator, Alicia Sprague, at alicia.sprague@colostate.edu with requests.


Supervisory Trainings

Each semester the Office of the Vice President for Diversity, in conjunction with the department of Training and Organizational Development, offers Inclusive Excellence courses for supervisors. These courses are part of the mandatory supervisory training courses. More information can be found here.


Diversity and Inclusion-Related Trainings Available Through Other Offices

Safe Zone Training

The Safe Zone program is intended to reduce homophobia and heterosexism at CSU, making our campuses a safer environment for all members of our community regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. Safe Zone Trainings are hosted by the Pride Resource Center. More information, including available dates for the trainings, can be found here.