The UNL Journey is led by Chancellor Green with guidance provided by the following six co-leaders whose research, creative activity and engagement are focused in areas related to racial equity. The co-leaders are supported by Marco Barker, vice chancellor for diversity and inclusion, and his staff in the Office of Diversity and Inclusion.

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  • Kwame Dawes
  • Chancellor’s Professor of English, Glenna Luschei Editor of Prairie Schooner
  • Kwame Dawes' Bio
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  • Anna W. Shavers
  • Cline Williams Professor of Citizenship Law and associate dean for diversity and inclusion
  • Anna W. Shavers' Bio
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  • Sergio C. Wals
  • Associate Professor of Political Science and Ethnic Studies
  • Sergio C. Wals' Bio
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  • Colette M. Yellow Robe
  • Member of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe and Academic Retention Specialist for TRIO Programs
  • Colette M. Yellow Robe's Bio