Diversity Resources for ASU Faculty & Staff

There are multiple diversity resources for faculty and staff at Adams State University

Professional Development:

Dr. Brenda Allen of University of Colorado Denver has given a variety of presentations on the theme "Negotiating the Landscapes of Diversity in Higher Education" at Adams State.

Faculty/Staff Affinity Groups:

LGBTQ+ Faculty & Staff Coalition

The LGBTQ+ Faculty & Staff Coalition strives to advocate for the creation of a safe and inclusive environment at Adams State University for the self-expression of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer persons, through initiatives that celebrate and promote student support, academic prosperity and social activities. 

    Women in Higher Education: A Learning Community

    The ASU Women in Higher Education Learning Community at Adams State University is a group of multidisciplinary faculty and staff who are committed to advancing, supporting, and advocating for women in higher education.  Through a campus-wide effort to identify and address gender equity issues, this group seeks to engage in proactive networking, problem solving, and community building in order to improve the status of women on campus. 

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    Diversity at Adams State

    Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area awards grant to Adams's State's C.A.S.A.

    "This project will focus on connecting students, faculty, and community members to the rich and often ignored cultural history of the San Luis Valley," said C.A.S.A. director, Oneyda Maestas.

    Adams State will show film “Training Rules”

    Rene Portland had three training rules during her 26 years coaching basketball at Pennsylvania State University no drinking, no drugs and no lesbians.

    Adams State introduces new minor in Latino Studies

    The new minor is a cross-disciplinary program housed in the Department of History, Anthropology, Philosophy, Political Science, and Spanish.