Talking inclusion and diversity

“Poet and activist Audre Lorde said, “In our work and in our living, we must recognize that difference is a reason for celebration and growth.” She also said, “It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept and celebrate those differences.””

“Although scientists say they want full equality, they don’t do what’s necessary to achieve it.”
“If you teach, do any hiring, evaluate grants, nominate people for awards, plan meeting symposia, select speakers, invite review authors and influence institutional culture, we hope you’ll consider participating in this conversation or at least tuning in to hear what your colleagues have to say.”

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