BE at Elon University

The Office of Inclusive Excellence, Education and Development (OIEED) offers educational opportunities that aim to proactively reduce identity-based bias and bias-related incidents. The OIEED offers a series of Bias Education (BE) workshops for undergraduate students under the following themes: BE Aware, BE Accountable and BE Advocates.

BE Aware

  • Students will identify personal biases, attitudes and actions within themselves
  • Students will learn how to recognize multiple forms of implicit, explicit, and identity-based bias​

BE Accountable

  • Students will increase their awareness to identifying identity-based bias
  • Students will learn how bias education is a shared responsibility

BE Advocates

  • Students will develop ways to empathize with those who have faced forms of implicit, explicit, and identity-based bias
  • Students will create a foundation for anti-bias advocacy