Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Award

The Inclusive Higher Education Certificate Program’s Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Award is an acknowledgment bestowed upon an individual who actively leads inclusive excellence. This person contributes to and enhances the environment of the Auraria Campus and inclusive higher education initiatives through a sustained commitment to improve opportunities for the diverse learners we serve.

The Inclusive Higher Education Certificate Program’s Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Award recipient demonstrates exceptional leadership of diversity and inclusiveness as represented by the following criteria:

  • Enhances inclusion through positive communication between persons of different backgrounds
  • Develops innovative methods for increasing and valuing diversity
  • Demonstrates outstanding efforts to promote an environment free from bias and discrimination
  • Organizes, creates and facilitates academic or community supports promoting diversity, respect, and inclusiveness

Click here to read about the first recipient, Greg Root, in MSU Denver’s Early Bird Article. 

Mission

The Inclusive Higher Education Certificate Program’s mission is to create and administer inclusive higher education programming through university, business, and adult agency partnerships that leads to meaningful employment for students with learning, intellectual, and developmental disabilities.

Student Services

Our university student services are designed to provide individualized supports for students with learning, intellectual, and developmental disabilities.
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Events

Events and open houses help the IHECP raise awareness about our student support services available on the downtown Denver Auraria Campus. Join us at one of our on-campus open houses or student activities.
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Get Involved

Your support makes the IHECP possible for students with learning, intellectual, and developmental disabilities. Whether you volunteer on campus, become a paid student mentor, or donate to support our students, you will be surprised at what a huge difference you can make.
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Partnerships