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LEADING WITH COURAGE AND COMMUNICATING ACROSS DIFFERENCE

The 4th annual Equity and Inclusion Conference will be held on Friday, February 23, 2018 on the UW Bothell campus at the Activities & Recreation Center from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

We're excited to announce this year's keynote speaker, Ijeoma Oluo. "Ijeoma Oluo is a Seattle-based writer, speaker & internet yeller. She was named of of the most influential people in Seattle, by Seattle Magazine. She's the Editor-At-Large at The Establishment - a media platform run and funded by women."- http://www.ijeomaoluo.com/about

  

In partnership with T-Mobile (T-Mobile logo)

 

At the Equity and Inclusion Conference, you will have a unique opportunity for skill-building, learning, community making and enrichment. You will:
 
  • Attend sessions led by professionals in fields of equity, inclusion and social justice
  • Challenge and explore your own ideas and practices
  • Gain the skills to build safe-spaces while engaging in constructive conversation
  • Learn to advocate for change at all levels.

 


Featured speakers:

  • ROBIN DIANGELO, PhD. Social justice academic and activist specializing in areas of white fragility
  • Dr. Mira Shimabukuro, Lecturer and Interim Associate Dean for Diversity and Equity in the UW Bothell School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences
  • Dr. Wayne Au, Professor, UW Bothell School of Educational Studies and Chair of the UW Bothell Diversity Council
 
...and more! Check back for updates and conference schedule.

 

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