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Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) - Diversity and Inclusive Excellence Resources

Developed by the AAC&U, this site houses information regarding initiatives, publications and events that advance understanding and best educational practices for serving diverse populations in higher education.

Association for Asian American Studies

The Association for Asian American Studies was founded in 1979 for the purpose of advancing the highest professional standard of excellence in teaching and research in the field of Asian American Studies; promoting better understanding and closer ties between and among various sub-components within Asian American Studies.

Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, Multicultural Teaching

Part of the University of Michigan, this site offers information and papers about teaching diverse and multicultural populations. Papers include subjects regarding inclusive teaching strategies, handeling difficult discussion, and community engagement.

Consultive Group on International Agricultural Research

CGIAR is a global partnership that unites organizations engaged in research for a food secure future. CGIAR research is dedicated to reducing rural poverty, increasing food security, improving human health and nutrition, and ensuring more sustainable management of natural resources


An online magazine devoted to diversity issues and multicultural populations.

Hmong Times

The mission of Hmong Times is to publish quality communication products for the Hmong Community. Hmong Times is based in the Twin Cities.

Hmong Today

Hmong Today provides news to the community and is based out of the Twin Cities.

Indian Country Today

Indian Country is one of the leading American Indian news sources in the nation.

OutFront Minnesota

OutFront Minnesota provides this leadership by delivering programs and services to the GLBT and allied community in the area of public policy, anti-violence, education and training, and the law.

National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies

The National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies is the academic organization that serves academic programs, departments and research centers that focus on issues pertaining to Mexican Americans, Chicana/os, and Latina/os.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

Formed in 1909, by a multiracial group of progressive thinkers, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is a non-profit organization established with the objective of insuring the political, educational, social and economic equality of minority groups.

National Congress of American Indians

The National Congress of American Indians has been working to inform the public and Congress on the governmental rights of American Indians and Alaska Natives.

National Urban League

The National Urban League is a historic civil rights organization dedicated to economic empowerment in order to elevate the standard of living in historically underserved urban communities.