Diversity and Inclusion

As a department, we have made it our mission to create and sustain a diverse and inclusive environment in which all students, faculty, and staff can thrive.

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Mosaic+ Pre-Orientation Program TA & Residence Facilitator: Accepting Applications!!
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Click here for the video recording of our latest Diversity Lecture Series: Lisa Gelobter Using Tech as Force of Good.

How To Get Involved

Our Email: Undergraduate Diversity Advocates: diversity.advocates@lists.cs.brown.edu Diversity Committee: diversity@lists.cs.brown.edu

Diversity & Inclusion Town Hall: Spring 2017 Town Hall was scheduled for Tuesday February 28 from 4P-5P in the 3rd Floor Atrium. A 2016 Climate Survey Results Town Hall will be held in late April 2017.

Diversity Committee Meeting Open Hours:  Diversity Committee Meetings each semester include 30-minute Open Hours sessions welcoming all members of the community to join and voice their concerns, questions, ideas and/or suggestions. Spring 2017 Open Hours will be: 5:00PM - 5:30PM Tuesdays Februrary 14, March 14, April 11, and May 1.

2017-2018 Undergraduate Diversity Student Advocates: Applications for the next cohort of Diversity Student Advocates are closed. Please welcome our newest members: Chantal Toupin, Chelse Steele and Chinenye Uduji. 

CS Diversity Conferences: Check out this document for a list of diversity related CS conferences in 2017. The CS Department offers scholarships for conference attendance; the CS scholarship application is open now until May 26, 2017. 

Brown CS Health & Wellness: Do you have tips/advice for how to maintain good health while concentrating in CS? Go to https://goo.gl/s021Mi and add your advice!

If You Need Help

Undergraduate Diversity Student Advocates Open Hours: open to all members of the community to confidentially discuss questions or concerns related to diversity and inclusion. The open hours are not for officially reporting incidents, rather their purpose is to provide students with 1:1 peer mentorship and guidance on the student centers and resources available to them on campus. Spring 2017 hours are as follows:

Wednesdays 12P-1P. CIT 203. Alex Karim, Chelse Steele & Chinenye Uduji
Thursdays 1P-2P. CIT 203. Chantal Toupin
Fridays 12P-1P. CIT 460. Laura Dobler (Staff)

CS Inclusivity Feedback Form: Whenever you notice a particular moment or experience in the CIT or the CS Community you view as making the environment more inclusive or exclusive, please complete this form. You have the option of submitting the form anonymously.

Diversity Events

For past events, visit the CS Diversity Calendar

Tuesday, May 9 5:00PM - 05:30PM, Library (CIT 410)

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