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2019 Summit Schedule

Monday – Friday, February 11-15, 2019

Programming for the 2019 Diversity Summit will span a full week. The new format accommodates different schedules by offering a greater number of speakers, breakout sessions, workshops and opportunities to connect with members of community passionate about inclusive excellence.

Please scroll down the page to view the entire schedule and helps us anticipate attendance by registering for the events you are interested in attending. Please note that some events have separate links for registration. You can find those links in the schedule below.

Monday, February 11

Time Event
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

The Art of De-Biasing in Action
Dr. Nita Mosby Tyler, Equity Project 
Ruffatto Hall, Room 106

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Navigating and Healing from Campus Racial Incidents
Faculty Panel
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 290

1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. MindGym
Knowing Me, Knowing You
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 301
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Workshop with Dr. Nita Mosby Tyler
University Cabinet Meeting - By Invite Only
Ritchie Center, Gottesfeld Room
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. MindGym
Knowing Me, Knowing You
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 301
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Research and Critical Methodologies 
Faculty Pop-Up
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 290

 

Tuesday, February 12

To register for any Allyship Summit events, please click here.

Time Event
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Allyship Summit
Workshop Breakfast
Positionality & Reflexivity in Allyship
SIE Complex, Room 5025 - Maglione Hall

8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

MindGym - **Event Has Reached Capacity**
Knowing Me, Knowing You
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 301

9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m

Allyship Summit
Keynote
Spectrum of Allyship within Feminist Ideology
SIE Complex, Room 5025 - Maglione Hall
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Mentoring Minoritized Graduate Students:
Navigating Identity in the Academy

Faculty Panel
Colorado Women's College, Room 190 - Garden Room

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. MindGym - **Event Has Reached Capacity**
Knowing Me, Knowing You
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 301
11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Allyship Summit
Workshop #1 
Margery Reed Building, Room 217
11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Allyship Summit
Workshop #2
Mary Reed Building, Renaissance Room
11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Allyship Summit
Workshop: Dr. Kristin Deal
Ruffatto Hall, Room 202
11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Allyship Summit
Student Presentations
Ruffatto Hall, Room 408
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Allyship Summit
Working Lunch
Power of Storytelling in Fostering Allyship
SIE Complex, Room 5025 - Maglione Hall

2:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Allyship Summit
Workshop #3
Mary Reed Building, Renaissance Room
2:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Allyship Summit
Students Presentations
SIE Complex, Rooms 2115 and 3110
4:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Allyship Summit
Closing Caucus Reflection
SIE Complex, Room 1020
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Allyship Summit
Closing Reception
SIE Complex, Room 5025 - Maglione Hall
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Wes Moore & the Power of Resiliency
Redefining Mental Health
The Cable Center
Please click here to register to attend

To register for any Allyship Summit events, please click here.

Wednesday, February 13

Time Event
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

The Art of De-Biasing in Action
Dr. Nita Mosby Tyler, Equity Project 
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 290

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

DU Interfaith Initiative Panel
Faculty Panel
Colorado Women's College, Room 190

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Building a Positive Workplace Environment
Sheryl Roush Workshop
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 290

3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Building a Positive Workplace Environment
Sheryl Roush Workshop
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 290
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Trends & Patterns of Campus Climate
Faculty Panel
Margery Reed Hall, Room 113 - Reiman Theatre

 

Thursday, February 14

Time Event
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Fireside Chat: Chancellor Rebecca Chopp & Dr. Claude Steele
Sturm Hall, Davis Auditorium

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Dr. Claude Steele Workshop & Discussion
University Council - By Invite Only
SIE Complex, Room 5025 - Maglione Hall

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Going Test Optional: Impacts on Student Diversity
Akil Bello
Craig Hall, Room 120-Community Room

3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Navigating Difficult Classroom Moments
Faculty Panel
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 290
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Blind Boys of Alabama
Newman Center
Click here for information about tickets

Friday, February 15

Time Event
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.

USG Presentation
Check-in and opening presentation
Mary Reed Building, Renaissance Room

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

He said, she said, they said: Organizational Efficiency for Student Leaders
Carolyn Coles
USG Workshop
Daniels College of Business, Room 110

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Elevators & Identities: Transferrable Experiences
USG Workshop
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 301
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Fireside Chat: Vice Chancellor Laura Maresca & author Shahira Qudrat
SIE Complex, Room 1020
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Greek Space not Place: Inclusivity Before, During and After Events
USG Workshop
Daniels College of Business, Room 110
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Elevators & Identities: Transferrable Experiences
USG Workshop
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 301

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Spirituals Project History
Lunch & Learn with Art Jones
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 290
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Navigating DU as a Student of Color
USG Lunch Panel
Mary Reed Building, Renaissance Room
1:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. He said, she said, they said: Organizational Efficiency for Student Leaders
Carolyn Coles
USG Workshop
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 301
1:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Avoiding Burnout: Self-Care in the age of Activism
Cameron Simmons
USG Workshop
Daniels College of Business, Room 110
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Spirituals Project History
Art Jones
Law Building, Room 180
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Critical Race & Ethnic Studies (CRES)
Faculty Panel
SIE Complex, Room 5025 - Maglione Hall
3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Greek Space not Place: Inclusivity Before, During and After Events
USG Workshop
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 301
3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Avoiding Burnout: Self-Care in the age of Activism
Cameron Simmons
USG Workshop
Daniels College of Business, Room 110
5:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. USG Closing Presentation
Mary Reed Building, Renaissance Room
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Movie Night: Moonlight
USG
SIE Complex, Room 5025 - Maglione Hall

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