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Faculty Resources on Diversity & Inclusion

Books & eBooks


How Higher Ed Can Fight Racism: ‘Speak Up When It’s Hard’

Diep, F. (30 June 2020). How higher ed can fight racism: ‘Speak up when it’s hard’. The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Complexity of the "x" in Latinx: How Latinx/a/o Students Relate to, Identify With, and Understand the Term Latinx

Salinas, C. (2020). The complexity of the “x” in Latinx: How Latinx/a/o students relate to, identify with, and understand the term Latinx. Journal of Hispanic Higher Education19(2), 149.

Colleges Must Take a New Approach to Systemic Racism

Warren, C. (9 June 2020). Colleges must take a new approach to systemic racism. Inside Higher Ed.

Julie Washington’s Quest to Get Schools to Respect African-American English

Brennan, W. (April 2018). Julie Washington’s quest to get schools to respect African-American English. The Atlantic.

Race, Pre-College Philosophy, and The Pursuit of a Critical Race Pedagogy for Higher Education

Fitzpatrick, M., & Reed-Sandoval, A. (2018). Race, pre-college philosophy, and the pursuit of a critical race pedagogy for higher education. Ethics & Education, 13(1), 105–122.

Why Diversity Matters in Rural America: Women Faculty of Color Challenging Whiteness

Han, K. T., & Leonard, J. (2017). Why Diversity Matters in Rural America: Women Faculty of Color Challenging Whiteness. Urban Review: Issues and Ideas in Public Education49(1), 112–139. 

"I Know It (Racism) Still Exists Here:" African American Males at a Predominantly White Institution (PWI)

Von Robertson, R., & Chaney, C. (2017). “I know it (racism) still exists here”: African American males at a Predominantly White Institution (PWI). Humboldt Journal of Social Relations 1(39), 260-282.

Web Resources

Tampa Bay Rays for Social Justice

It is our responsibility to help fight systemic racism. This resource guide is an evolving document intended to help educate and spread awareness around what each of us can do in our community. Our goal is to be part of a meaningful, community-wide effort to create positive change.

Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc.

THHI serves as an umbrella for Tampa Bay Area Hispanic groups and other interested parties who want to share the rich Spanish language, culture and traditions with the community during Tampa's Hispanic Heritage Celebration.

Tampa Organization of Black Affairs

Tampa Organization of Black Affairs is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to political education, economic and youth development.

National Association of Asian American Professionals - Tampa Chapter

The National Association of Asian American Professionals is a non-profit organization that cultivates and empowers Asian & Pacific Islander leaders through professional development, community service, and networking.

AAPF - The African American Policy Forum

A think tank, co-founded by Kimberlé Crenshaw in 1996, with the mission of connecting "academics, activists and policy-makers to promote efforts to dismantle structural inequality".

Center for Antiracist Research

Twitter account for the Center for Antiracist Research.

Code Switch

A blog and podcast site from National Public Radio (NPR) about race

Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education

Report from American Council on Education (ACE).

TED Talks

Talks to help you understand racism in America.