Statement from IVP Chang and AVC Bhatnagar: New Systemwide Office of Civil Rights and UC Anti-Discrimination Policy
On February 20, 2024, Interim Vice Provost for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Mitchell Chang and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Civil Rights Chandra Bhatnagar issued the following statement to the UCLA community, announcing the launch of a new UC Systemwide Office of Civil Rights (SOCR) and the issuance of the new UC Anti-Discrimination Policy.
Statement from EVC/P Hunt, VC Levine, and IVP Chang: Maintaining a Bias-free Academic Review Process
On December 8, 2023, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Darnell Hunt, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs & Personnel Michael Levine, and Interim Vice Provost for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Mitchell Chang issued the following statement to the UCLA community, as a reminder of of UCLA’s standards for fair evaluation of faculty and to reinforce UCLA’s commitment to a bias-free academic review process.
On December 6, 2023, AVC for Civil Rights Chandra Bhatnagar and Title IX Director Mohammed Cato issued a biannual reminder for all UCLA employees, including student employees, of the duty to report allegations of discrimination and/or harassment based on all protected categories as well as sexual violence and sexual harassment.
Statement from VC Gorden, AVC Beck and IVP Chang: Resources to Support Safety, Respect and Well-Being
On October 27, 2023, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Monroe Gorden, Jr., Administrative Vice Chancellor Michael Beck, and Interim Vice Provost for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Mitchell Chang issued the following statement to the UCLA community, sharing resources to support safety, respect, and well-being — and communicating that UCLA must be a place where all Bruins feel welcome and safe.