Parent volunteers collaborate with the Dean of Equity and Belonging to develop offerings and programs for the community that inspire and empower people to practice bias management, cultural competence, and leadership through service.
We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. A personal, eloquently argued essay from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, award-winning author of Half of a Yellow Sun and Americanah.
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by JD Vance. A memoir about Vance’s Kentucky family’s Appalachian values and their relation to the social problems of his hometown of Middletown, Ohio.
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. A letter to the author's teenage son about the feelings, symbolism, and realities associated with being Black in the United States. The work takes inspiration from James Baldwin's 1963 The Fire Next Time.
The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson. A historical study of the Great Migration that received the National Book Critics Circle Award. The book examines the movement of African Americans out of the Southern United States to the Midwest, Northeast and West from approximately 1915 to 1970, known as the Great and Second Great Migrations.