2014 Students of Color of Rackham Conference


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  • Host Department: American Culture
  • Date: 04/03/2014
  • Time: 11:30AM - 7:00PM

  • Location: Michigan League

  • Description:

    Keynote: "Diversity at Michigan: Past, Present and Future" (4pm, Ballroom)
    James Duderstadt, U-M President Emeritus and University Professor of Science and Engineering

    Faculty Panel on Diversity and Social Justice in Academia: Implications for Research, Practice, and Departmental Climate (1 - 2:30pm, Ballroom)

    Alford A. Young, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Sociology, Department Chair

    Ana Catalina Ormsby, Associate Director of UROP, Lecturer in the School of Social Work

    Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes, Professor in the Department of American Culture, Romance Languages and Literatures & Women's Studies, Director of Latino/a Studies Program

    Sarah Fenstermaker, Director, Institute for Research on Women and Gender, Professor of Sociology and Women's Studies

    Robert Sellers, Charles D. Moody Collegiate Professor of Psychology, Department Chair

    Town Hall (5:30pm - 7pm, Ballroom)
    Share, discuss, and identify the issues facing underrepresented at U of M. This opportunity will allow students to use their voices to inform SCOR and the University how to effectively develop structural changes to address the needs of underrepresented students.

    Breakout Sessions (11:30 - 12:30 & 2:30 - 3:30) TBA

    For more information contact Michelangelo Trujillo <miketrujillo@gmail.com>.