Timeline of dates of important events in the history of diversity at CCA/C created for the 2018 Diversity Studies Faculty Exhibition, by CCA Faculty Edduardo Pineda
Service dates for Diversity Studies Program Chairs and Ethnic Art Studies from 1970-2018, with photographs.
A description of the goals and academic courses of the Black Studies Institute, from the 1971 issue of CCAC
A proposal seeking funding support for CCAC’s Ethnic Art Studies program from the Ethnic Heritage Studies Program in Washington D.C., created by Michael Wright CCAC Director of Ethnic Studies in 1980.
A letter to CCAC President Ford in which Michael Wright objects to the CCAC publication Spectrum's representation of Ethnic Studies, and to Spectrum editor Ken David's inclusion of such representations. The letter is accompanied by a clipping of a cartoon, published in Spectrum, that inspired Wright's letter.
A letter to Wolfgang Lederer, Chairman of the Department of Design, from John W. Lottes, Assistant to the President, in which Lottes justifies his decision to assign the "African Design" course to the Design Division, attached to a later correspondence from Lederer to President Harry Ford and Martin Streich, Chairman of Basic Studies, insisting that "African Design has no place in the Design Program". And a final message from President Ford stating that "African Design" would become part of the Black Studies Department.