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Disrupting Bias and Addressing Inequities During COVID-19

By Shane Lloyd  |  May 4, 2020Over the last couple of months, COVID-19 has impacted the way we do business, interact with one another, and think about each other.  As state leaders issue orders to safeguard the communities we value, we also need to take care to manage...

How to Celebrate and Strategize Around Black History Month

By Shane L. Lloyd  |  February 18, 2020 We’re a little over halfway through Black History Month (BHM) and schools, communities, and organizations are using a variety of approaches to recognize the contributions of Black Americans. Google created a captivating and...

And The Loser Is…

By Eric Peterson | February 4, 2020One year ago, when the Oscars awarded three of its four acting honors to people of color, people wondered if perhaps the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences had finally turned a corner. Maybe, just maybe … its historic...

5 Destinations for a Deep South Road Trip

By Carrie Mills | June 24, 2019 Summer is in full swing, making it the perfect time for a classic road trip. Here are a few suggestions to add to any Southern travels for a worthwhile dose of American history. Louisiana State University’s Rural Life Museum (Baton...

Creating Inclusive Workplace Communities for LGBTQIA Colleagues

By Audrey Ford, Eric Peterson, Rosalyn Taylor O'Neale, and Taylor Greene June 25, 2019Allyship is not only about engaging and building relationships, it’s about self-awareness, bearing witness, and taking action. Earlier this month, we discussed tips and strategies to...