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2018 Summit on Equity, Race, and Ethnicity

Creating Inclusive Communities

Presented by CERE, Wednesday, February 21, 2018, in the Kirby Student Center and other campus locations.

Keynote speaker: Lee Mun Wah, an internationally renowned Chinese American documentary filmmaker, author, poet, Asian folkteller, educator, community therapist and master diversity trainer (photo above).

REGISTER HERE

(Kirby Leadership Institute students register here)

SUMMIT PROGRAM

For those registered attendees requesting parking, please park in the Pay Lot (G) on University Dr. accessible off the W. St. Marie St. entrance to campus. Please give the Pay Lot Attendee your name; they will have a list of those who requested parking. 

For information about disabilities accommodations, contact Alissa Stainbrook (alstainb@d.umn.edu).

If you have any other questions about the Summit, contact CERE Chairpersons Mia O’Brien (meobrien@d.umn.edu) and Katie Stainbrook (kstainbr@d.umn.edu).

Thank you for attending the Summit!!

PAST EVENTS

Films Produced and Directed by Lee Mun Wah

  • Monday, January 29, 2018: “The Color of Fear"
  • Monday, February 5, 2018: “If These Halls Could Talk"

2017 Summit on Equity, Diversity, and Multiculturalism

Creating Change, Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Keynote speaker: Debby Irving, author of "Waking Up White: And Finding Myself in the Story of Race."

Film Series: Race - The Power of an Illusion

Just because race doesn't exist in biology doesn't mean it isn't very real, shaping life chances and opportunities.

  • November 3, 2016: Episode 1 - The Difference Between Us
  • November 10, 2016: Episode 2 - The Story We Tell 
  • November 17, 2016: Episode 3 - The House We Live In

Open House

CERE Open House, Tuesday, September 27, 2016 

2016 Summit on Equity, Diversity, and Multiculturalism

Connecting Through Dialogue, Wednesday, February 24, 2016