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
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.
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.