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Diversity Summit on Inclusive Excellence


Full details (e.g., workshop/breakout session topics) are available in the e-Program (PDF).

Please contact with questions.

Thursday, May 8th

COMMUNITY EVENT, sponsored by TIAA-CREF and the Denver Foundation

Please note that the screening and talkback are currently full. (We hope to offer an additional screening of the film in the future for those not able to join us for this event.)

5:00-6:00PM: Reception and book signing, Anderson Academic Commons

6:00PM: Screening and discussion of American Promise, with filmmaker(s)

The nearest visitor parking options are hourly spaces/lots in the parking garage at Evans & High St, the garage under the Law School off westbound Evans, and surface lots behind the Driscoll Center (west of) Evans Ave and Asbury St off Race Street.

Friday, May 9th

Advance registration is required for all sessions; use link at left.

See e-program (PDF) for full details!

8:00-9:00AM: Summit registration & continental breakfast, Sturm Hall | Graduate Student IE Welcome Breakfast* (see below)

9:00-10:30AM: Welcome and morning keynote, Davis Auditorium, Sturm Hall

10:45AM-12:00PM: Workshop Sessions 1, Sturm Hall

12:15-2PM: Luncheon presentation and Champions for Change Awards Ceremony, Driscoll Center Ballroom

2:15-3:30PM: Workshop Sessions 2, Sturm Hall

3:45-5:00PM: Workshop Sessions 3, Sturm Hall

5:15-6:30PM: Call to Action Reception, Knoebel School of Hospitality Management at the Joy Burns Center


*Newly admitted graduate students were invited to attend the Graduate Student Inclusive Excellence Welcome Breakfast, hosted by the Center for Multicultural Excellence (CME) and the Office of Graduate Studies (OGS), from 8-9am. This was an excellent opportunity to connect with OGS and CME staff, various graduate program representatives, as well as meeting other new and current DU graduate students from various campus affinity organizations, and other admitted graduate students.

Saturday, May 10th

9:00AM - 2:00PM: Day of Action