Author Archives: Tracy Butts, Ph.D.

Queer Week, October 8-12, 2012

Queer Week culminates on Friday, October 12th with the campus community wearing rainbows as a show of pride and support.

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Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) Annual Conference

This year’s CELT Conference theme, Active, Engaged Learning, highlights sessions in instruction, classroom management, interdisciplinary curriculum, diversity, internationalization, the use of appropriate technology to enhance student learning, civic engagement, and interdisciplinary curriculum. Brenda J. Allen, PhD, Associate Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion at … Continue reading

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October Diversity Events

October 7 Lagrimas de mi Madre (Tears of My Mother) – Film 4pm|El Rey Theater http://www.csuchico.edu/diversity/documents/Ron-Reed-Poster_091812-3.pdf   October 10 Conversations on Diversity AGEWISE – Fighting Ageism in America Noon | BMU 210 October 8-12 Queer Week  – More info coming … Continue reading

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Fall 2012 Conversations on Diversity

Please join us for Conversations on Diversity!

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“Chico at its very best”: Reflections on the 2010 Diversity Summit

After reading “Diversity Academy 2011 Reflections,” which was posted earlier in this blog, Adelle DeMasi (Admissions) sent me the following post, her reflection on her experiences during the 2010 Diversity Summit for Chico State students.  Adelle shared,  “[the Diversity Summit] … Continue reading

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An Opportunity Not to Be Missed: Women, Leadership, and Success Panel

Women, Leadership, and Success Panel Discussion & Reception Tuesday, May 1, 3:00-5:00 pm Selvester’s Café Come gain wisdom and insight from this panel of women leaders.  Hear how they prepared themselves for success in their leadership positions, surmounted personal and societal factors … Continue reading

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Diversity Academy 2011 Reflections

The inaugural Diversity Academy took place last summer, July 25th – August 4th.  The twenty-three participants consisted of Chico State faculty and staff, representing three of the four divisions and a wide range of departments and colleges on campus: Kaitlyn … Continue reading

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2012 Diversity Academy

The 2012 Diversity Academy is to be held this summer, July 16to July 26, 2012. During this intensive and interactive two-week summer seminar, participants will draw both on a wide variety of readings from experts in diversity and social inequality … Continue reading

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Camille T. Dungy Poetry Reading, April 5th

  Sunday Morning by Camille T. Dungy Desire swung like that: like her legs in procession, like perfume from a censer on its linked chain. Heavy as smoke in the hold’s light, desire. A church, a cathedral, the body in … Continue reading

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The Red Tent

Here’s a wonderful way to close out Women’s History Month.

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