Diversity & Inclusion Conference

Join us for a powerful and insightful conference featuring nationally renowned speakers, lectures and panel discussions designed to share experiences, research and emerging trends.

Go to webster.edu/conversations to learn more and RSVP.

Monday, February 24
The Webster University Loretto Hilton Center, 130 Edgar Rd.

5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Student Bazaar
7:00 - 8:15 p.m. What Does Allyship Actually Look Like? Presented by Sam White

Tuesday, February 25
Luhr Building, 475 E Lockwood

8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 - 10:15 a.m. Webster University & The St. Louis Business Journal Roundtable: The Business Case for Inclusion
10:15 - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 - 11:30 a.m. See Something/Say Something: Finding Your Voice in the Equity Conversation
11:30 am - 1:00 p.m. Association of African American Collegians - 50 Years of Impact: Table Talk (Lunch Provided with Advance Registration)
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Mulan and Me
2:00 - 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 - 3:30 p.m. Preparing Students for Workplace Diversity

Wednesday, February 26
Winifred Moore Auditorium, 470 E Lockwood

8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 - 10:15 a.m. The Race Card Project. Presented by Michele Norris
10:15 - 10:45 a.m. Break

Luhr Building, 475 E Lockwood

10:45 - 11:45 a.m. The Intersectionality of Disability: Attitudes, Accommodations, Integration
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Drinking from the Dragon’s Well -Tea in Chinese Art & Culture
(Lunch Provided with Advance Registration)
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Why Diversity and Representation Matter in Today's Newsrooms
2:00 - 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 - 3:30 p.m. Other People: But Where Are You Really From? Presented by Aisha Sultan

Thursday, February 27
Winifred Moore Auditorium, 470 E Lockwood

8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 -10:15 a.m. Allyship in a Time of Polarization: Tensions Encountered and Lessons Learned. Presented by Shelly Tochluk
10:15 - 10:45 a.m. Break

Luhr Building, 475 E Lockwood

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 p.m. Can Early Exposure to Diverse Books Pre-Empt Racial Bias Formation? Presented by We Stories
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. "Inequality and the Environment" Costa Rica Study Abroad Testimonials (Lunch Provided with Advance Registration)
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Africana Studies: A Student-Made Documentary on Study Abroad Trip to Ghana
2:00 - 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 - 3:30 p.m. The Intersection of Voice and Action Within the School Community

 

Monday, February 24 at 5:00pm to 8:15pm

More dates through February 27, 2020

Webster University
470 East Lockwood, 63119

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