Diversity and Inclusivity
In keeping with Scripps College’s ongoing focus on strengthening a campus-wide culture of inclusion, the College established the IDEA Initiative, a comprehensive plan to align resources, programs, and events to advance inclusion, diversity, equity, and access throughout the Scripps community.
Principles of Community
Scripps College is a community of scholars: faculty, students, and staff dedicated to the education of women and the advancement of learning.
Principles of Diversity
An understanding and appreciation of diverse peoples, cultures, and perspectives informs the intellectual framework on which our institutional mission is based and is critical to Scripps’ realization of its goal to become the premier liberal arts college in the country.
The IDEA Initiative, under the sponsorship of the Office of the President, continued to align resources, programs, and events to advance inclusion, diversity, equity, and access in partnership with members of the Scripps Community. Fall 2017 Workshops Intergroup Dialogue Workshop for Faculty Dr. Anna Yeakley facilitated a workshop for Scripps faculty on using the tools […]
Added: August 2, 2018
Beginning this fall, the Inclusivity, Diversity, Equity, and Access (IDEA) initiative will sponsor a yearlong series of events, conversations, and workshops open to Scripps students, faculty, and staff as well as the entire 7C community. Building on last year’s programming, we will continue to host ConverActions on the National Climate on Race, Community, and Change. […]
Added: September 11, 2017
Dear Scripps Students, Faculty, and Staff, As many of you know, today the President of the United States repealed the Presidential directive that established the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. This decision has dire implications for thousands of students at colleges and universities throughout this nation who have sacrificed, persevered, and excelled to enhance […]
Added: September 5, 2017
Information about the current status of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, as well as a compilation of legal resources. Please contact the Office of the Dean of Students at ext. 18277 to access a list of attorneys who are willing to provide pro bono consultations or services for our students. […]
Added: September 5, 2017
As we continue to monitor and document our progress toward creating the equity and access we envision for the Scripps community, we have recognized the need for more robust channels of communication and input from Scripps community members. To this end, I have established the Committee on Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity (CIDE) to replace the President’s […]
Added: September 1, 2017