Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Toolkit

Introduction

This guide provides an easy access resource to learn and contribute to Equity, Inclusion and Diversity. 

University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry does not claim authorship of the resources included in this syllabus except the direct links to departments within the University. Each hyperlink included in this syllabus redirects to an external website which may become inaccessible at a later date.

Resource complied by: University of Detroit Mercy members of the Science, Technology, and Race Learning Community, the Anti-Racism Task Force and George Washington University. 

 

 

 

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    Social Justice Readings

    • Lies My Teacher Told Me by James Loewen- Available in UDM-Dental Office of Diversity and Inclusion
    • Microaggressions in Everyday Life: Race, Gender, and Sexual Orientationby Derald Wing Sue
    • Islamophobia: The Ideological Campaign Against Muslimsby Stephen Sheehi
    • Civil Rights in Peril: the Targeting of Arabs and Muslims by Elaine C. Hagopian (Editor)-Call Number: E 184 .A65 C585 2004 - Available in Detroit Mercy Library
    • Readings for Diversity and Social Justice: An Anthology on Racism, Antisemitism, Sexism, Heterosexism, Ableism, and Classism by Maurianne Adams (Editor); Warren J. Blumenfeld (Editor)-call Number: E 184 .A1 R386 2000 - Available in Detroit Mercy
    • Strangers from a Different Shore: a history of Asian Americans by Ronald T. Takaki-Call Number: E 184.06 T35 1990 - Available in Detroit Mercy Library
    • Two Faces of Exclusion: the Untold History of Anti-Asian Racism in the United Statesby Lon Kurashige
    • Yellow: Race in America beyond Black and Whiteby Frank H. Wu-Call Number: E 184 .O6 W84 2002 - Available in Detroit Mercy Library
    • Stamped from the Beginning: the Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi- call Number: E 185.61 .K358 2016 - Available in Detroit Mercy Library- as well as UDM-Dental Office of Diversity and Inclusion
    • Social Justice Education: Inviting Faculty to Transform Their Institutions by Kathleen Skubikowski (Editor)-Call Number: Ebook Available from Detroit Mercy Library, as well as UDM-Dental Office of Diversity and Inclusion
    • The Isis Papers-The Keys To the Colors by Dr. Frances Cress Welsing- Available in UDM-Dental Office of Diversity and Inclusion
    • Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? by Beverly Tatum- Call Number: E 185.625 .T38 2017 -Available in Detroit Mercy Library- as well as UDM-Dental Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Service to Others

  • SEP
  • DIP
  • FSM

Reflections

  • SEP
  • COVI-19
  • Cultural humility
  • Policing America

Become a Partner with Detroit Mercy Dental

  • MDA
  • Mercy Education Project
  • Ford Community Corp
  • Michigan AHEC
  • UDM College of Health Professions
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • University Of Michigan School Of Social Work
  • Detroit Public Schools Community District
  • United Way

Resources on Gender and Sexuality

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Implicit Bias & Microaggressions

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Resources on Race & Anti-Racism

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Resources for Wellness

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Resources for Allyship

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Resources on Anti-Semitism

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Resources on the Black Experience

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