Take steps to understand what motivates you and how you can help create an affirming, supportive environment for all people.
Attend programs, lectures, and workshops that increase your knowledge and understanding of power, privilege, and difference.
Speak out when jokes or comments are made that demean others. Need help learning how to do this? For some quick tips, check out this brief piece from Kerry Ann Rockquemore of the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity and this 3-minute video from blogger and radio host Jay Smooth.