Diversity & Inclusion

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SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Present Value: Beyond the buzz, a conversation about diversity, inclusion, and belonging

Associate Dean Michelle M. Duguid discussed her research on diversity in the workplace and her strategy for creating real and lasting change.

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SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Cornell convenes summit of business school diversity, equity, and inclusion leaders

Michelle Duguid, associate dean for diversity, inclusion and belonging, convenes Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Business School Leadership Summit

Dean Nelson and MBAs celebrate diversity and pride at a past Sage event.
Johnson BusinessFeed

Johnson celebrates National Coming Out Day

To commemorate National Coming Out Day, some of our MBA students are sharing their stories and perspectives.

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Enterprise

Raising the visibility of antiracist, pro-humanity initiatives

Laillah Rice, MBA ’09, and fellow senior marketers launched the Humanity Lab to support social justice activists and organizations.

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Johnson BusinessFeed

Alumni give back as members of the new Johnson Recent Alumni Council

Recent Johnson graduates formed a new council to collaborate and focus their energy and efforts on behalf of students and fellow alumni.

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Dyson BusinessFeed

New student-led initiative makes connections, supports Black-owned businesses

Empower, founded by Dyson’s Arianna Kohilakis ’22, identifies project opportunities and pairs Black-owned businesses with Cornell undergraduate volunteers.

She Has a Deal finalists Nancy Guzman, Marlene Reyes, Joanne Angbazo, Kristen Collins, and Lera Covington
SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

SHA, Johnson teams both make finals of She Has a Deal pitch competition

The teams are among five nationally who will compete for $50,000 in deal equity in the women-only real estate competition in October.

Michelle Duguid, associate dean of diversity, inclusion, and belonging
SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Michelle Duguid to lead college push for diversity, inclusion, and belonging

Duguid, an associate professor of management and organizations, assumed the role of associate dean for diversity, inclusion, and belonging on July 1, 2020.

Johnson, in partnership with MBA programs across the country, raised funds for racial justice.
Johnson BusinessFeed

MBA Students Care fundraiser fights for racial justice

A group of dedicated Johnson MBA students came together with a community of graduate business programs in an effort to raise funds to help fight against racial injustice.