We value the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion because we recognize their importance in creating an intellectually vibrant community. We affirm the right of freedom of expression within our community, while confronting and rejecting all manifestations of discrimination and rejecting all forms of violence. We strive to build and maintain a culture and climate of mutual respect, caring, and sense of belonging that affirms every person's dignity. Please familiarize yourself with the 11 steps, developed by UCD Office of DEI, everyone can take to be an ally against racism. For more information see the following helpful links and resources.