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Office of Institutional Diversity

 FALL 2014 EVENTS AND WORKSHOPS CALENDAR

~Unless otherwise noted, workshops are open to all Students, Staff and Faculty. For a full description and to register, CLICK HERE.~

OCTOBER

Benefits and Blunders of Blending In: Inclusive Language and Disability Awareness
(Co-facilitated by Lisa L. Christian, Support Coordinator REACH Program; Dr. Kristi Brian)

Date:  Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Time:  2 — 3:30 p.m.
Location:  Stern Center, Rm. 205

The Stories We Tell: Crafting Critical Narratives for Social Change
(Co-facilitated by Prof. Joy Vandervort-Cobb, Theatre; Dr. Kristi Brian)

Date:  Thursday, October 30, 2014
Time:  3 — 4:30 p.m.
Location:  RSS, Rm.  252

 

NOVEMBER

Faculty Roundtable: “Intellectual Rigor” and “Student Engagement” are not Mutually Exclusive Terms
Featured Faculty: Conseula Francis (English/African American Studies)

Date: Thursday, November 6, 2014
Time:  12:10 — 1:40 p.m.
Location:  EHHP Alumni Center — 86 Wentworth St.

Diversity Division of the Year Award
Date:  Friday, November 7, 2014
Time:  11:30 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Stern Center, Rm. 205

In Recognition of Native American Heritage Month 
OID’s Signature Speaker Series:
Speaker:  Walter Echo Hawk (Pawnee) is a Native American Speaker, Author, and Attorney

Throughout Mr. Echo Hawk's distinguished legal career, he has worked to protect the legal, political, property, cultural, and human rights of Indian tribes and Native peoples.

Date:  Friday, November 14, 2014
Time:  5 – 7:00 p.m.
Location:  RSS, Rm. 235

Confronting Chauvinism, Sexism and Misogyny: Supportive Strategies for Novice and Experienced Feminists *All GENDERS Welcomed*
(Co-facilitated by Chris Gilliard , Multicultural Student Programs and Services; Dr. Kristi Brian)

Date:  Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time:  10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location:  Stern Center, Rm. 205 

Faculty Roundtable: How the Millennial Generation thinks about Racism and What you can do to Help
Featured Faculty: Andrew Lewis (Education, Health and Human Performance, Associate Professor, Emeritus)

Date:  Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time:  12:10 — 1:40 p.m.
Location:  Stern Center, Rm. 205

White Privilege: Who has it? Why Does it Matter?
(Co-facilitated by Carrie Ben-Yisrael ; Dr. Kristi Brian)

Date:  Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time:  2 — 3:30 p.m.
Location:  Stern Center, Rm.  205

 

DECEMBER

Faculty Roundtable: Lessons Learned from the Campus Diversity Climate Study: Faculty’s Role in Addressing Climate Problems Through Pedagogy
Featured Faculty: Angela Cozart and Renard Harris (Teacher Education), Namjin Lee (Communications) and Hollis France (Political Science)

Date:  Monday, December 1, 2014
Time:  12 — 1:30 p.m.
Location:  EHHP Alumni Center — 86 Wentworth St.

 

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