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The New Work of the Diversity Council

A Brief History of D&I Diversity and inclusion efforts emerged in the 1960’s in the military and higher education. Businesses began using diversity training in the late 1980s and throughout the ’90s as protection against and to settle civil rights suits. What began as a response to civil rights lawsuits has evolved into a solid…

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From Checking the Box to Real Change: Shifting to an Inclusive Culture

A perfect storm started brewing across the nation at the end of May 2020, just as Americans were beginning to become restless after months of being isolated due to COVID-19. But while many storms have the potential to blow over, this one was different. Lightning struck on Monday, May 25, when another black man in…

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South Bend – Elkhart Regional Partnership Names Bethany Hartley Chief Strategy Officer

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (Aug. 13, 2020) – Today, the South Bend – Elkhart Regional Partnership (Regional Partnership) announced the promotion of Bethany Hartley to Chief Strategy Officer (CSO), effective immediately. In her new role as CSO, Hartley is responsible for translating strategies across functions and driving organizational change, supporting new working relationships and synergies across…

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