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NUDC Statement STOP AAPI HATRED

NUDC Statement STOP AAPI HATRED
We will not tolerate race-based hatred. We will not tolerate racist attacks on our sisters and brothers. There is no room for this and no room for the speech that enables such actions. We pledge to call it out when we see it – at home, in our neighborhoods, in our workplaces. Whether it was the expulsion of Chinese-Americans in Tacoma in 1885; more»

The importance of improving corporate diversity

The importance of improving corporate diversity
Keisha Parker, Exelon director of diverse business empowerment, talks about the desperate need for more diversity in high-level corporate positions. Watch Video on Fox News

15 JSU students form Campus Energy Network’s inaugural class of scholars

15 JSU students form Campus Energy Network’s inaugural class of scholars
Fifteen Jackson State University students have been selected for the Campus Energy Network (CEN), a new career exploration program that connects high-achieving college students with mentors from the energy sector. The announcement was made by the Center for Energy Workforce Development (CEWD) and the National Utilities Diversity Council (NUDC). The CEN more»

Breaking News: Commission Diversity Toolkit will be added to NUDC’s free Diversity Toolkit later this month!

Breaking News:  Commission Diversity Toolkit will be added to NUDC’s free Diversity Toolkit later this month!
The Toolkit is a free resource that shares best practices and other tools, data, and guides to help companies, regulatory agencies, suppliers, and individuals advance their Diversity & Inclusion efforts, enhance their recruiting options and success, and add to their knowledge of the lay of the land in Diversity & Inclusion in the utilities and more»

NUDC is saddened by the passing of former Assembly member Gwen Moore, CA-49

NUDC is saddened by the passing of former Assembly member Gwen Moore, CA-49
NUDC is saddened by the passing of former Assemblymember Gwen Moore, CA-49 on August 19. She was a tireless fighter for her constituents and for California and served as Majority Whip during her tenure. Her positive impact on diversity in the utilities and communications industry cannot be calculated. She was the author of General Order 156, which more»

Women’s Suffrage: Celebrating on the Road to Success

Women’s Suffrage: Celebrating on the Road to Success
U.S. Constitution, Amendment IXX The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex. Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation. For the first 143 years of our nation’s existence, women’s rights were limited. Married more»

Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter
As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy. Whatever differs from this, to the extent of the difference, is no democracy. Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States of America Slavery didn’t end in 1865, it just evolved. Bryan Stevenson, Equal Justice Initiative, Legacy Museum, National more»

Books on Leadership

Books on Leadership
Black Rage, William H. Grier and Price M. Cobbs, Basic Books. (Original publication, 1968.) Breaking Through, David A. Thomas and John J. Gabarro, Harvard Business Review Press. (Original publication, 1999.) Cracking the Corporate Code, Price M. Cobbs and Judith L. Turnock, AMACOM (Original publication 2003.) Mentoring Diverse Leaders, Audrey more»