Racist and Bias Incident Response Team

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University of Utah incident report audit

Results of an external review and investigation into handling of safety and racist/bias incidents show that the majority of cases were handled appropriately, but communication between offices can be improved.


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Action against racism on campus

Announcing the launch of the Presidential Commission on Equity and Belonging.


HRE statement on reported racial incidents and commitment to action

We know we can only make meaningful change when we work together, and we are committed to being part of making the University of Utah a better place.


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Statement on reported racial incidents

The university strongly condemns racist and bias incidents.


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Statement on racist and bias incident on campus

Racist and hateful behavior on our campus is an offense to our entire community.


Responding to incidents of racism and bias

The Racist and Bias Incident Response Team oversees university protocols, programs and processes to provide appropriate and calculated responses to incidents involving bias and racism at the university.


Handling racist and bias incidents on campus

The Office of the Chief Safety Officer has a new liaison to coordinate community engagement initiatives with organizations across campus.


RBIRT statement on Kahlert Village vandalism incident

The incident took place on December 1, 2020.


Statement on Oct. 26 Zoom bombing

The meeting organizers ended the meeting about 30-40 seconds after the “bombing” began.


Racist and Bias Incident Response Team

The team is working to streamline reporting, tracking, response and communication efforts to address racist and bias incidents on campus.