Events

The School of Public Health EDIT Book Club presents a virtual discussion

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17TH, 3:00 p.m. | 4:00 p.m., Zoom Link Available upon request

The classic, bestselling book on the psychology of racism, Based on the book Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in The Cafeteria by Dr. Beverly Tatum. In our last meeting in April, we had a rich discussion about the book and related topics. We have much more to say! This part 2 discussion will focus on two chapters: The Complexity of Identity (2) and Embracing a Cross Racial Dialogue (10). Everyone is welcome to join the conversation whether you have read the book or not.

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Calling undergrads! Apply for the Scholarly Excellence in Equity & Diversity (SEED) Award

Monday, May 11, 2020

The Office for Equity and Diversity is now accepting applications for the 2020 Scholarly Excellence in Equity & Diversity (SEED) Award. This systemwide award honors underrepresented undergraduate students who are doing outstanding work to advance diversity, equity, and inclusion at the University of Minnesota and in the community. Apply and learn more at z.umn.edu/SEEDapp.

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Critical Disability Studies Collective (CDSC) Webinar May 20th

Friday, May 8, 2020

Please join the Critical Disability Studies Collective (CDSC) for an informational webinar about the past and present of the Critical Disability Studies Collective. They will also provide information about the various ways you can get involved with the CDSC and join them in creating the future of critical disability studies at the University of Minnesota.

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Fighting COVID-Related Bias

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

A message Vice President Micheal Goh, Office for Equity and Diversity:

"Dear University Community,

Over the past several weeks we have done our best to adjust to difficult circumstances that have disrupted our daily lives and threatened our health and wellbeing. I am proud of the strength and resilience of our University community. I know we will continue working together to care for ourselves and one another during this crisis.

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GSC Virtual Programming week of April 20, 2020

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

The Gender and Sexuality Center for Queer and Trans Life (GSC) has the following virtual programs coming up for the week of April 20, 2020:

4/20/20 - Lunch with the GSC and the Women's Center hosted by James Schwartz and Jasmine Gill on Instagram Live from 12-1PM. Join our Program Coordinators for another creative activity and discussion over a cute lunch!

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