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Summit Schedule

Thursday and Friday, January 25-26, 2018

Prepare for two exciting days of keynote speakers, breakout sessions, and opportunities to connect with other Denverites and DU community members passionate about inclusive excellence and sustainability.

Scroll down for the overall flow, and check the Workshops page for details on breakout sessions.

Thursday, January 25

Time Event
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast 
Sturm Hall, Lobby
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Opening & Welcome
Morning Keynote Speaker
Dr. Dorceta Taylor 
Sturm Hall, Davis Auditorium
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Workshop Session 1 
Various locations
12:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Lunch Keynote Speaker
Nick Tilsen
Ritchie Center, Hamilton Gym
2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Workshop Session 2
Various locations
3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Workshop Session 3
Various locations

including Spectrum Dance Theater’s 
Changing the Paradigm: the Role of Diversity and Sustainability in the Arts 
Driscoll Ballroom, Driscoll Student Center

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Community Reception (Invite only) 
Newman Center
6:30 p.m. - 8:10 p.m. Spectrum Dance Theater Performance "A Rap on Race"
Newman Center


Friday, January 26

Time Event
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast 
Sturm Hall, Lobby

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m

Opening & Welcome
IRISE Presentation
Reframing the I and the S in IRISE:
What Does Inclusion & Sustainability Have to do With Inequality?
IRISE Post Doctoral Fellows 
Sturm Hall, Davis Auditorium
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Workshop Session 4 
Various locations
  includes CABHE/Summit Morning Panel: 
Radical Honesty, Resistance, and Self Care TWIs:
Navigating the intersections of Race, Identity, and Patriarchy in these Challenging Times
Sturm Hall, Lindsay Auditorium
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Call to Action Working Lunch (w DU CCESL) 
Cable Center
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Colorado Association of Blacks in Higher Education Lunch Meeting (Invite only)
Guest Speaker: Fred Bonner
Driscoll Center North, Ballroom
1:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Summit Call to Action Session
Cable Center
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. CABHE Afternoon Panel:
Campus Rebellions and Plantation Politics: 

The Continued Search for Peace, Justice, and Inclusive Communities in Higher Education 
Sturm Hall, Lindsay Auditorium