Information & Resources Off Campus
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Capital Unity Center
Empowering people to be champions of unity in their lives, their communities and the world.
DeAnza College Office of Diversity
The Office of Diversity promotes an academic, cultural and social environment that provides equity and success for all members of the De Anza College campus community, including students, faculty, and staff.
Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA)
Gay-Straight Alliance Network is a youth leadership organization that connects school-based Gay-Straight Alliances (GSAs) to each other and community resources through peer support, leadership development, and training.
Human Rights Campaign
The Human Rights Campaign represents a grassroots force of over 750,000 members and supporters nationwide. As the largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization, HRC envisions an America where LGBT people are ensured of their basic equal rights, and can be open, honest and safe at home, at work and in the community.
National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME)
NAME is an active, growing organization, with members from throughout the United States and several other countries. Educators from preschool through higher education and representatives from business and communities comprise NAME's membership. Members in many local communities and states have formed NAME local chapters that serve the same networking, support and outreach functions on the local level, similar to the national network. We are proud to say that more chapters are in the process of forming.
National Conference for Race & Ethnicity (NCORE)
In 1988, The Southwest Center for Human Relations Studies launched the first Annual National Conference for Race & Ethnicity in American Higher Education (NCORE) to address the resurgence of racist incidents in higher education. Since its inception, NCORE has evolved into a vital national resource for higher education institutions, providing an annual multicultural forum that attracts Black/African Americans, American Indians, Asian/Pacific Islanders, Latino/as, and European Americans representing campuses across the United States.
Sacramento Gay & Lesbian Center
The Sacramento Gay & Lesbian Center is dedicated to serving the lesbian, gay, transgender, and bisexual community of the Greater Sacramento area and surrounding counties and its allies by providing space, diverse programming, advocacy, and cultural competency awareness in an affirming, compassionate and safe environment.
Sacramento Minority Professional Network (Sac MPN)
MPN provides the premiere web-based interactive global Career, Economic, and Lifestyle ConnectionTM marketing portal and resource network for progressive multicultural and women professionals.
Sacramento State MultiCultural Center (SSMCC)
The Multi-Cultural Center at Sacramento State Supports the needs of diverse communities by providing educational programs and a welcoming space that helps students learn about themselves and others. By partnering with multiple campus and community entities to co-create diversity and social justice initiatives, the MCC is committed to responding to student needs, building bridges for fostering social awareness and cultural understanding and taking action on important issues and concerns of our communities.
Social Justice Training Institute (SJTI)
Since December of 1998, the Social Justice Training Institute has been providing an opportunity for individuals committed to issues of inclusion to develop their skills in the areas of dialogue and connectedness.
Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC)
The Southern Poverty Law Center is a nonprofit civil rights organization dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry, and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of society.
University of California - Davis Diversity Resources
UC Davis celebrates its diversity throughout the campus and throughout the year. Besides diversity education training, the campus offers a variety of support programs for students, staff and faculty.
UCD Cross Cultural Center
The Cross-Cultural Center (CCC) supports and advocates for the institutional goal of campus diversity. Our work fosters understanding of and appreciation for the cultures, traditions and histories reflected in the campus community, as well as social justice.
UCD Student Resources & Information
Various Resources for students in need of information, help, and/or support.
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater: An Approach for Teaching Diversity
Diversity in higher education means many things: recruiting and maintaining a diverse student body and faculty, teaching to a diverse group of students, having an inclusive curriculum that reflects non-Western and minority group contributions and thinking, teaching in ways that critically examine the humanities and the professions from perspectives of groups that have been marginalized.