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What Is INC?

INC is the College of Continuing and Professional Studies’ new initiative to enhance graduate student experiences by increasing diversity, inclusivity, and equity in all of our graduate programs. Diversity, inclusivity, and equity are core values in graduate education, values which provide an enriching and welcoming space for all graduate students’ experiences. 

Read more about CCAPS's commitment to inclusivity.

Diversity and Inclusivity Initiative video transcript

What Does Diversity Mean to You?

What Does Diversity Mean to You video transcript 

Upcoming Events and News

Upcoming U of M Events

  • Throughout the month of February: Black History Month programming sponsored by Multicultural Student Engagement and office across the University
  • February 7, 6 pm: Ways to Social Change Series | Community Conversation featuring Gender Justice: Explore strategies to advance movements through legal advocacy, discuss how to get involved with public policy, and consider how Gender Justice takes an intersectional, movement-based approach with Erin Maye Quade.
  • February 17, 6 pm: Muslim Alumni Network Career Month Family and Career Panel |
    Hear from our panel on how to balance and prioritize between your family and career growth
  • February 24, 12 pm: Queer in the Workplace Career Panel | An opportunity for 2SLGBTQIA+ students to ask queer and trans professionals career-related questions.
  • February 24, 12 pm: | Road to Black Entrepreneurship UMAA Panel | Join the Black Alumni Network (UMNBAN) when they discuss empowering Black entrepreneurship and the journey, self-care, and resources needed to be successful.
  • Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing | Free webinars
  • Nutritious U Food Pantry | The Nutritious U Food Pantry will be offering food to students Monday-Friday at Coffman Memorial Union for the remainder of the semester. Students in need can request a bag of groceries and choose their pick up time. Students that are in self-quarantine and unable to leave their home can request delivery. Delivery is only available for students who live in the following zip codes: 55455, 55414, or 55108.