In March 2017, Chancellor Block took the initiative of creating an advisory council to assess the impact of rapidly changing immigration policies on our campus. Here is a summary of the Council’s efforts and results during the short period from March 17 to June 15, 2017.
We will soon be soliciting applications for between 3-5 vacant positions on the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Student Advisory Board for the 2017-2018 academic year. All undergraduate, graduate, and professional students are eligible to serve on the Board. To ensure adequate representation, we particularly encourage applications from graduate and professional students. We’re committed to ensuring the SAB represents the full diversity of the UCLA student body.
UCLA has launched a nation-wide search for a permanent Title IX Coordinator, a position of critical importance to our campus. To learn more about this opportunity, please visit the following url: http://ucla.in/2rBfXyU.
The past two years have witnessed extraordinary changes in Title IX in higher education, and UCLA is no exception. Back in February, Vice Chancellor Kang appointed Jessica Price as Interim Title IX Coordinator. Jessica Price has provided a “State of Title IX” message by identifying the top 10 changes that have taken place since 2015, when the Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion and the new Title IX Office were created.