September 15, 2021

IDEA Initiative 2020-2021 Year-end Update

IDEA Initiative 2020-2021 Year-end Update 1. Presidential Advisory Committee Committee on Diversity and Inclusion (CIDE) The Committee on Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity (CIDE) provides advice and recommendations to develop and support a campus-wide culture of inclusion and justice. The president appoints committee members annually at the beginning of the fall semester. Committee members serve for […]

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March 17, 2021

ConverAction with Susan Anderson ’74 facilitated by Tselot Aklilu ’21

ConverAction Continued discussion on African Americans and the California Dream facilitated by Tselot Aklilu ’21 immediately following the noon discussion. April 6, 1:30 -2:30 p.m. Susan D. Anderson, Scripps class of ’75, is the history curator and program manager at the California African American Museum and a member of the editorial board of the journal California […]

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March 5, 2021

Spring Racial Justice Training Series

Session 1: Confronting Anti-Blackness Friday, March 12, 12-2 pm PT This session will give participants common language around concepts of racial justice, specifically unpacking Anti-Blackness and why it is central to understanding how White Supremacy works in the United States today. We will debrief how we have arrived to this moment in the movement for Black […]

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February 8, 2021

ConverAction: Class, Poverty, and the International Community

  Immediately following the conversation with Mary O’Hara, a ConverAction will be held. This discussion will be moderated by Nejra Kravic ’21 from the Scripps International Community (SIC). Wednesday, February 10  Conversation with Mary O’Hara begins at 10:00 a.m. ConverAction will follow immediately.   What does it mean to be poor in Britain and America? For […]

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September 1, 2020

Racial Justice Training Series

The IDEA Initiative has partnered with the California Conference For Equality and Justice (CCEJ) to present the Racial Justice Training series for faculty and staff. CCEJ is a human relations organization dedicated to eliminating bias, bigotry, and racism through education, conflict resolution, and advocacy. CCEJ integrates anti-oppression education (common language, definitions, terminology, concepts) with experiential activities […]

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April 22, 2020

Practicing Allyship to Transgender, Nonbinary, and Gender Non-Conforming Students

  SCORE and the IDEA Initiative presents Practicing Allyship to Transgender, Nonbinary, and Gender Non-Conforming Students Wednesday April 29th | 12:00-1:00 PM PDT SCORE’s Ally Month goes virtual! Every Wednesday, we’ve been approaching a different topic within the theme of ally development. Our final workshop of the month will focus on allyship to transgender, nonbinary and gender […]

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April 8, 2020

Allyship During COVID-19: Xenophobia

Allyship during COVID-19: Xenophobia Wednesday April 8th | 12:00-1:00 PM PST SCORE’s Ally Month goes virtual! Every Wednesday, we’re approaching a different topic within the theme of ally development. This workshop will focus on allyship against xenophobia, particularly in our current climate with COVID-19, and is in partnership with the Scripps College IDEA Initiative  These sessions are open […]

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February 19, 2020

7C Faculty Diversity Awards

Dr. George Sanchez, Professor of American Studies & Ethnicity and History and Vice Dean for Diversity and Strategic Initiatives at the University of Southern California, will be the keynote speaker for the 7C Faculty Diversity Awards on Wednesday, February 22nd at 3:30 p.m. in Balch Auditorium. His topic is:  “Do They Really Want Me?: Faculty […]

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January 30, 2020

ConverAction with Cecile Richards

1/30/2020 This conversation will focus on women’s rights, women’s empowerment, activism, and Cecile’s ties to the Supermajority. Facilitated by Maddie Warman ’20 and Mackenzie Priest-Heck ’21

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November 22, 2019

ConverAction with Carla Hall and Brenda Ice

Dear Scripps Students, Faculty, and Staff, The IDEA Initiative is delighted to offer a ConverAction with Carla Hall and Brenda Ice on Tuesday, September 24 at 4:30pm. Carla Hall, Top Chef contender and former co-host of The Chew, is a champion of connecting communities with the culinary world. She serves as a culinary ambassador for […]

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October 17, 2019

Team Builder’s Workshop

Team-Builders Workshop

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October 1, 2019

Community Building Workshop

Community Building workshop 2019 In this 2.5-hour workshop participants will be introduced to the RJ Foundational theories and core values that anchor community building to better understand the essential place of relationships in driving resolution practices. We will start with an experience of community building and then engage in a media presentation exploring the role […]

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Reclaiming “We the People”: The Genie In the Bottle: Grappling with the Role of Social Media in Political Discourse

Join us for a conversation with Sabine Romero ’95, 2018 Lois Langland Alumna in Residence. Tuesday, October 8, 2019 12:15 – 1:15 pm SCORE Living room **This event will be live streamed to alumnae via an RSVP process. About the Conversation In preparation for the 2020 elections and beyond, how do we maintain our campus […]

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January 24, 2019

Community Building Workshop

February 21 and 22, 2019 Community-Building Workshop: In this 2-hour workshop participants will be introduce to the RJ Foundational theories and core values that anchor Restorative Culture Implementation model for schools. Participants will experience a Community-Building activity and engage in a media presentation to better understand the essential place of relationships in driving restorative practices and communities. JENNY […]

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May 2, 2018

Social Justice, Diversity and the Workplace – June 1 & 8 Seminars

The 7C Committee on Inclusive Excellence is inviting you to attend a workshop covering topics addressing diversity in the workplace. The workshop will offer attendees practical tools for identifying and responding to microaggressions and other hidden and overt forms of privilege and marginalization in the workplace. Staff that do not have supervisory responsibilities are invited […]

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November 2, 2016

ConverAction with Norm Ornstein

Election 2016 has been one of the most unusual presidential bids in recent memory, with many wondering what the outcome will mean for the future of America and the two-party system. Norman Ornstein, a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, and a frequent contributing writer to The Atlantic and National Journal, […]

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