This foundational workshop helps attendees understand key concepts and strategies for purposeful reflection and growth. Participants will explore the following concepts through active-learning exercises: Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, Intersectionality, and Social Justice. For each foundational concept there is an active learning exercise that incorporates diverse learning styles. Participants will leave the session with tools to apply these concepts in their professional and personal lives, and to being to apply an equity mindset to their work at Rutgers. Addresses Competency 1.