Members of the astronomy community committed to increasing diversity by recognizing, confronting and removing the barriers to racial equity and inclusion.
"Black Lives in Astronomy," a new 8-page resource guide by astronomer/educator Andrew Fraknoi, includes written and video resources about and by 25 black astronomers, as well as general materials to examine the history and issues facing black members of the astronomical community.
Resources that Astronomers might find useful to learn more about the topic of Diversity and Equity in STEM from the folks at AstroBetter.
Dr. Olena Hankivsky provides a clear-language guide to intersectionality; we explore its key elements and characteristics, how it is distinct from other approaches to equity, and how it can be applied in research, policy, practice and teaching
Tools and guidance to talk about race from the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
Collection of resources related to diversity and inclusiveness within Astronomy, and related fields, to aid in an understanding of biases, and how to break down these barriers to access.
Allies are a safe zone. This means that our primary purpose is to listen, and to provide you with a safe space to air your frustrations and talk through what you want to do next.
This page contains information and resources on how to make astronomy accessible to people with disabilities from the folks at AstroBetter.
Inclusive teaching involves cultivating awareness of the dynamics that shape classroom experiences and impact learning.
BioScience article that shares strategies for building the agency of the scientific community to achieve greater diversity by highlighting four key action areas
IAU Working Group established to foster an inclusive environment of Astronomy in its many formats, including research, education and public outreach, for the benefit of humankind.
Science capital is a recently established term developed to apply the concepts of social capital and cultural capital within a scientific context. Presented by NUSTEM.
Juno Captures the "Roar" of Jupiter. NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Youtube.
In June 2015, 160 astronomers, sociologists, policy makers and community leaders convened the first Inclusive Astronomy meeting at Vanderbilt University, in Nashville, TN.