Many Voices, Our Michigan
At the University of Michigan, our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion is central to our mission as an educational institution. Departments across U-M and the Health System have partnered to provide training and skill development opportunities to help create a community where people’s differences contribute to further learning and advancements in all fields of study and patient care. U-M offers a growing curriculum of courses to assist schools, colleges and units create more inclusive and welcoming environments.
Training and Educational Resources
The following resources are currently availble to faculty and staff, as well as entire departments to help enhance diversity, equity and inclusion:
- Educational classes: A variety of courses on diversity, equity and inclusion are available to faculty and staff for all schools, colleges and units free of charge. Current topics include unconscious bias, intercultural awareness, business case for diversity and bystander intervention.
- Unit requests: Departments and teams can request any of the core educational courses to be held at their location free of charge.
- Facilitated discussions: Professional facilitators are available for a fee to help departments or teams hold conversations around diversity, equity and inclusion.