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Karen Baker
Northern Illinois University is a community of diverse people, ideas, services and programs. The university is committed to providing students, faculty, staff and guests a safe, equitable and supportive environment in which to work, learn and live. To help NIU fulfill its mission, Affirmative Action and Equity Compliance (AAEC) works to ensure that that the...
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NIU’s Center for Affirmative Action and Diversity Resources along with the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, and the Student Association invite students, faculty, and staff to attend the AADR Spring 2015 Conference, “The NIU Experience: A Journey of Discovery into Affirmative Action, Diversity & Equal Opportunity.” The conference will be held from...
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NIU’s Center for Affirmative Action & Diversity Resources will host its monthly workshop on “Conducting an Efficient and Successful Search” from 8:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, Feb. 20. This interactive workshop will focus on the role of affirmative action in the search process, which includes completing the AA hiring forms, using technology in the search...
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When NIU’s Center for Affirmative Action and Diversity Resources (AADR) offered training last year on affirmative action searches, staff were excited by the high demand and positive feedback they received. AADR now will provide search training on a monthly basis to aid departments and divisions in conducting an efficient and successful searches. Training dates will...
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The Center for Affirmative Action and Diversity Resources (AADR) will conduct policy training for new employees on the important issues of non-discrimination, sexual harassment prevention, non-retaliation policies and complaint resolution procedures. As part of its mission, AADR provides the university and DeKalb community with resources that address diversity, cultural awareness and tools on how to...
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“Storming the Gates: The Struggle for Access to Higher Education in Illinois,” a powerful documentary which chronicles the ongoing history of blacks and Latinos in Illinois higher education, will screen at NIU. The screening begins at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27, inside the Carl Sandburg Auditorium of the Holmes Student Center. The film features trailblazers...