Diversity Committee

COEPD Diversity Committee’s Charge

  • Organize and promote lectures and other professional development activities on diversity and social justice, including English Language Learners.
  • Serve as a resource to faculty
  • Promote cultural competence in faculty and students
  • Encourage faculty to include diversity and social justice elements in syllabi as they relate to accreditation
  • Facilitate involvement with internal and external agencies which promote diversity and social justice
  • Develop students to consider diversity in initial planning/treatment rather than as an afterthought
  • Help develop students who recognize and embrace diversity and help others to do so as well

 

 

Diversity Committee Members

 

Conrae Lucas-Adkins, Co-Chair
Assistant Professor, School Psychology
lucas26@marshall.edu

Ruthann Arneson, Secretary
Assistant Professor, COEPD
arneson1@marshall.edu

Kimberly McFall, Co-Chair
Assistant Professor, Elementary & Secondary Education
mcfallk@marshall.edu

Debbie Lockwood, Member
Associate Professor, Special Education
conner4@marshall.edu

Feon Smith-Branch, Member
Associate Professor, Adult & Continuing Education
smithf@marshall.edu

Minutes and Agendas

Upcoming Meeting Agendas

Annual Reports

Events & Programs

Accreditation Information

Research & Scholarship

Resources

 

NASP Diversity Resources