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Community Learning

Diversity and Inclusive Leadership

HGSE is committed to giving students the skills they need to work in highly diverse settings, leverage the added value of different experiences and perspectives, and become inclusive and equity-minded leaders. Students help shape this work, creating programming to raise awareness and build competencies.

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Diversity and Inclusion in the Office of Student Affairs

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HGSE’s comprehensive diversity, inclusion, and belonging initiatives aim to create welcoming settings in which to share, learn, find support, and drive awareness and action. The goal is to continuously nurture an inclusive HGSE community and to support educators — within and beyond HGSE’s campus — with tools to lead inclusive classrooms.

Equity and Inclusion Fellows

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The Equity and Inclusion Fellows Program provides a range of learning opportunities for a diverse group of students who are invested in collaborating across differences to catalyze change. Fellows work proactively to drive diversity initiatives at HGSE and across Harvard.

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Dean’s Advisory Committee on Equity and Diversity

Established in 2007, the Dean’s Advisory Committee on Equity and Diversity (DACED) helps to shape, advance, and celebrate HGSE’s vision for a diverse, equitable, and inclusive campus. DACED advises the dean on how the HGSE community can eradicate barriers to access and equity and increase experiences of inclusion and belonging for students, staff, and faculty.

Diversity Innovation Fund

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With small grants drawn from the Diversity Innovation Fund, HGSE supports student-initiated ideas that broaden the conversation at HGSE and allow for more varied perspectives, experiences, and forums for exchange.

Community Conversations

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This series creates space for those interested in reflecting and engaging in conversation about how to learn, act, and hold each other accountable in our community.


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