L&S Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee (DEIC)

This page contains information about the L&S Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion committee, including members, goals, helpful material, and contacts. The L&S DEI Committee is formerly known as the L&S Equity & Diversity Committee.

What is the L&S Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee (DEIC)?: 
The L&S Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee strives to understand and report on the experiences of students, staff and faculty of color, those from historically underrepresented groups, first-generation students and low-income students. The goal: create a welcoming environment for all.

Helpful DEIC Resouces/Material: 

Committee Members (Current as of October 22, 2020) 

NameUnit/DepartmentPosition
Russ Castronovo
EnglishFaculty
Kristin EschenfelderL&S Admin/iSchoolFaculty
Lori LopezCommunication ArtsFaculty
Gloria Mari-Beffa (Co-Chair)L&S Admin/MathFaculty
Anne Pringle (Co-Chair)BotanyFaculty
Erika Marin-SpiottaGeographyFaculty
Michael SwiftComputer ScienceFaculty
Eric WilcotsL&S Admin, Dean Faculty
Morris YoungEnglishFaculty
Alisha ArnoldL&S Admin (HR)Academic Staff
Jennifer Hekman
Asian Languages & Cultures
Academic Staff
Jeff Henriques
Psychology
Academic Staff 
Faye Lux
Political Science
Academic Staff
Jose Madera
L&S Admin (SAA-CAE)
Academic Staff
DeVon Wilson
L&S Admin (SAA-CAE)
Academic Staff
Miranda Weber
L&S Admin (Dean's Office)
Academic Staff