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GDIB Launch Video from Silver Spring Event

Dear Colleagues, I want to share a short video http://1bigoops.com/gdib from the recent launch event for the Global Diversity and Inclusion Benchmarks (GDIB) at the Cook and Ross facilities in Silver Spring, Maryland. The special edition for higher education adapted by ACPA was featured and several of our participating campuses were there. Inaugural Campus Cohort American University Baker College...
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ACPA Co-Signs Letter of Support for Students to Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly

news image credit: http://taskandpurpose.com/trump-chooses-retired-marine-gen-john-kelly-ho... ACPA Co-Signs Letter to Secretary of Homeland Security John F. Kelly on Maintaining the United States as the Destination of Choice for the World’s Best Students, Faculty and Scholars January 31, 2017 ACE Letter to DHS Secretary John F. Kelly on International Students, Faculty and Scholars (PDF) 1 MB On...
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ACPA Supports BRIDGE Act

Newsreel photo credit: Hola! Arkansas Dear Colleagues, We want to update you on ACPA's participation as a co-signatory on a letter to The Honorable Lindsey Graham, The Honorable Richard Durbin, The Honorable Mike Coffman, and The Honorable Luiz Gutierrez indicating that we strongly support the Bar Removal of Individuals Who Dream and Grow (BRIDGE) Act. In alignment with our core values of equity...
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ACPA Calls for Member Action Against The Texas Privacy Bill (SB6)

By Dian Squire, Ph.D. Director, Equity & Inclusion If you haven’t been made aware, Texas legislators have introduced to the senate State Bill 6 ( SB6 ), the latest anti-transgender “bathroom bill” in our country. The bill is colloquially titled “The Texas Privacy Bill.” The bill would restrict trans-identified people from utilizing restrooms and changing facilities that align with their...
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"Do's" and "Don'ts" to Consider when Observing the Life and Legacy of Dr. King

Dear Colleagues, I want to thank our allies at Edutopia and Teaching Tolerance for the following article, including a list of recommended "Do's" and "Don'ts" to consider when observing the life and legacy of Dr. King with students. With permission, we have adapted their recommendations for use on higher education campuses. Please add your recommendations. -Cindi Love, Ed.D. ACPA Executive...