POWER OF DIVERSITY LECTURE SERIES

All events are free and open to the public

The Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity sponsors the Power of Diversity lecture series to inspire campus dialogue, community engagement and civic education and learning about the national narrative on diversity and inclusion. The annual series includes two distinguished guest speakers from the national or international scene and four scholars from our own faculty.

 

The speakers include scholars, thought leaders and diversity professionals whose research, scholarship, leadership and advocacy enhance the university's efforts to present diverse ideas, perspectives and viewpoints to inspire greater understanding and appreciation for inclusive excellence.

 

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FALL SERIES 2015

All events are free and open to the public.

To RSVP for any of these events, email diversity-rsvp@case.edu.
For more information email janetta.hammock@case.edu.

Lee Mun Wah<Tuesday, October 6, 2015
4:30 p.m. Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center, Room 115, 11402 Bellflower,
CWRU campus

Maria Hinojosa

News Correspondent & Journalist
“Frontlines: Latinos & Immigration”

Hinojosa is an award-winning journalist, whose reporting has focused on cultural and political issues and concerns of minority communities.
She has served as anchor of PBS’ America by The Numbers and as a correspondent for PBS, NPR and CNN.

 

CWRU Faculty Lectures

Anna Maria Santiago

Thursday, October 15, 2015
3 p.m., Senior Classroom, Tinkham Veale University Center

Camille Warner, PhD

“Support and Social Equality:
In the Classroom and Community”

Camille Warner is a CWRU Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

 

 

 

Tuesday, March 17, 2015
3 p.m., Senior Classroom, Tinkham Veale University Center

Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández, PhD

“Diversity in the Physical Sciences: A
Personal Journey”


Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández, PhD is a CWRU Associate Professor of Chemistry & Co-Director, Center for Chemical Dynamics

PREVIOUS SPEAKER VIDEOS

2014

LEE MUN WAH

Internationally renowned documentary filmmaker, author and diversity trainer.

"The World is All Around Us"

WATCH THE VIDEO


2013

JOHNNETTA B. COLE

Director of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of African Art

"Innovation and Diversity: What Does Success Look Like?"

WATCH THE VIDEO

 

2011

LUKE VISCONTI

Partner and co-founder of DiversityInc Media LLC

The Case for Diversity and Inclusion in American Higher Education

WATCH THE VIDEO

 

2010

CHARLES J. OGLETREE JR., J.D.

Charles Ogletree

"Why Diversity Matters in the Obama Era"

Charles Ogletree is the Harvard Law School Jesse Climenko Professor of Law and Director of the Criminal Justice Institute.

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