Strategic Implementation

Diversity Related Events

NADOHE National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education

MISSION:

NADOHE serves as the preeminent voice for diversity officers in higher education by supporting our collective
efforts to lead our institutions toward the attainment of the following goals:

  • Produce and disseminate empirical evidence through research to inform diversity initiatives
  • Identify and circulate exemplary practices
  • Provide professional development for current and aspiring diversity officers
  • Inform and influence national and local policies
  • Create and foster networking opportunities

Conference Date: 

March 10th - March 12th, 2014
Manchester Grand Hyatt
San Diego, CA

http://www.nadohe.org/2014-conference

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The WPC - The White Priviledge Conference

WPC is a conference designed to examine issues of privilege beyond skin color. WPC is open to everyone and invites diverse perspectives to provide a comprehensive look at issues of privilege including: race, gender, sexuality, class, disability, etc. — the ways we all experience some form of privilege, and how we’re all affected by that privilege.

Who attends the WPC?
The conference is unique in its ability to bring together high school and college students, teachers, university faculty and higher education professionals, nonprofit staff, activists, social workers and counselors, healthcare workers, and members of the spiritual community and corporate arena. Annually, more than 1,500 attend from more than 35 states, Australia, Bermuda, Canada, and Germany.

The 15th Annual White Priviledge Conference:  Building Relationships! Strengthening Communities!  Seeking Justice!

Conference Date:

March 26th - March 29th, 2014 
Madison WI

http://www.whiteprivilegeconference.com/index.html

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Equity Within the Classroom Conference

King-Chavez-Parks Initiative LogoEquity Within the Classroom Conference is hosted annually as a collaborative effort between Michigan's KCP Initiative and the state's public and independent colleges and universities. The Equity Conference provides an annual forum for faculty, administration, staff, and postsecondary education supporters to review current research findings; annual retention outcome data; best practice strategies; and, specific KCP developed retention strategies positively impacting equality of opportunity and degree achievement of KCP targeted students.

The annual Equity Within the Classroom Conference site is provided by a host institution during Spring, generally March or April, each year. Conference information is available each Winter by the host institution and the KCP Initiative State Office. For more information, contact the State KCP Initiative Office at (517) 373-9700.

Conference Date:

March 30th - April 1st, 2014 
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 

http://www.michigan.gov/wda/0,5303,7-304-64362-299958--,00.html

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NCORE®  National Conference on Race & Ethnicity in American Higher Education

The NCORE® conference series constitutes the leading and most comprehensive national forum on issues of race and ethnicity in American higher education. The conference focuses on the complex task of creating and sustaining comprehensive institutional change designed to improve racial and ethnic relations on campus and to expand opportunities for educational access and success by culturally diverse, traditionally underrepresented populations.

NCORE® is designed to provide a significant forum for discussion, critical dialogue, and exchange of information as institutions search for effective strategies to enhance access, social development, education, positive communication, and cross-cultural understanding in culturally diverse settings.

Conference Date: 

May 27th - May 29th, 2014
Indianapolis, IN

http://www.ncore.ou.edu/en/ncore2014/

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