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University of Kentucky to develop master plan aimed at creating more diverse, equitable campus

Meg Mills University of Kentucky How can the look and layout of a campus make a community more diverse, just and equitable? That’s the central question being grappled with by a multidisciplinary project team that is part of the University of Kentucky’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion effort — a comprehensive campus-wide initiative, designed to foster a community at UK committed to acceptance...

Louisville-born startup helps companies understand and improve cultural well-being, drive innovation

By Baylee Pulliam University of Louisville A new University of Louisville research-born startup is helping companies assess and improve organizational culture and drive innovation — even while navigating the myriad of culture shocks caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The startup — called UPOP, for “Underestimated People Of Purpose” — is built around a new cultural well-being survey and predictive...