The IDEAS (Increasing Diversity, Equity and Solidarity) initiative offers a wide range of campus programing — from guest speakers to workshops to film screenings and discussions — designed to increase understanding of the evidence behind DEI work; the individual, institutional, and societal benefits of such work; and proven ways we can all make a difference.


ADVANCE BU is funded by Award #2303732 of the National Science Foundation ADVANCE Program. The ADVANCE program is designed to increase gender and intersectional equity among faculty, particularly in the STEM disciplines, through evidence-based initiatives. Since 2001, NSF has invested more than $270 million in ADVANCE programs at higher education and non-profit-STEM institutions nationwide. Any opinions, findings and conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.