Resources for Advancing Equity Learning

Healing our Ecosystem: Recovering Belonging from the Wounds of Colonialism

A series from Rene Henery, PhD, Science Director with TU’s California Program, an eminent ecologist, a lifelong angler and one of the core staff working to advance TU’s practice of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.





  • Everyday Bias: Identifying and Navigating Unconscious Judgements in Our Daily Lives by Howard J. Ross 2014.  Rowman & Littlefield.  
  • How To Be An Antiracist by Dr. Ibram X. Kendi 2019. One World.
  • So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
  • Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer 2013. Milkweed.


  • Online Evaluation:Project Implicit.This site has a series of evaluations that will help you test your own bias. 
  • The Sum of Us: A Progressive’s Style Guide. Hanna Thomas and Anna Hirsch. “Language is a key ingredient in a winning theory of change. Language can build bridges and change minds… In fact, understanding and applying the authentic language of the individuals and communities with whom we work can be a revolutionary act in itself.” 
  • Inclusive Language GuidelinesGeneral terms related to equity and power from the American Physiological Association.