The College of Allied Health Sciences has been working on many levels the past few weeks in response to the in response to the increasingly evident racial injustice that has shaken our society and CAHS community. We stand firmly against racism in any form and we thank you for inspiring our call to action.
One of the college’s Strategic Goals includes focused efforts around diversity, equity, and inclusion.
“Goal 5 – CAHS will foster a culture of inclusion and community to attract diverse students, faculty, and staff whose knowledge, skill and perspectives enhance their ability to provide health care, education and social services.”
Our recent work seeks to not only reaffirm our commitment to the tenets of this goal, but also outlines next steps to the members of the CAHS community. The following are some of the plans that are in progress at the college and departmental levels to continue to drive this aim at CAHS. This is not an all-inclusive list but provides insight on some of the initiatives that are in progress in the College of Allied Health Sciences: