Why I DEI: Marisa Davidson '24

Marisa Davidson is a fifth-year undergraduate student at UC Davis who is graduating this spring with dual majors in international relations and communication and a minor in professional writing. She is also the social media and strategic communications project lead at the Division for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at UC Davis and an ambassador lead for the College of Letters and Science. We had a chance to sit down with Davidson to learn more about her time at UC Davis and her “Why I DEI.”

New CAMPSSAH Faculty Director: Professor Maxine Craig

Professor Maxine Craig, Ph.D. was recently appointed as new faculty director of the Center for the Advancement of Multicultural Perspectives on Social Science, Arts, and Humanities (CAMPSSAH). Craig is a professor in the sociology department and since 2020 has served that department as vice chair and director of the graduate program. Craig will take charge of a thriving and growing center on February 1, 2024  that now includes 24 Faculty Scholars from four colleges and schools and 12 departments across UC Davis.

Welcome New CAMPSSAH Faculty Director and Faculty Scholars

The Office of Academic Diversity, a unit of the Vice Chancellor’s Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, is happy to announce the appointment of a new faculty director of the Center for the Advancement of Multicultural Perspectives on Social Science, Arts, and Humanities (CAMPSSAH) and the selection of the 2022-2023 cohort of faculty scholars.