Diversity Related Conference Information

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion February 01, 2018 Print Friendly and PDF

Upcoming Conferences!

2018 National Land Grant Diversity Conference (Hosted by the Tri-State Diversity Conference Team)-February 15th & 16th, 2018 - Cincinnati Airport Marriott, Hebron, KY

“Intentional Connections: Education and Application in a World of Differences”

The Conference is hosted by five land grant universities from Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio.  It is designed for administrators, faculty, and staff from Cooperative Extension, research, and academic programs; private and public university representatives; K-12 educators; community outreach leaders; health and social services professionals; employers and supervisors; human resource staff; elected and appointed officials; and all others wanting to expand diversity efforts and increase cultural understanding in their communities and workplaces. 

Registration opens in October! (Speakers announced then too.)

Click here: http://ces.ca.uky.edu/tristatediversityconference/



Joint Council of Extension Professionals (JCEP) Leadership Conference- Fostering Community Unity: Taking our Place in Civil Dialogue: February 14-15, 2018- Orlando, FL



American Association of Blacks in Higher Education (AABHE): March 25-28, New Orleans, LA

For more information: www.aabhe.education


Public Issues Leadership Conference- Cultivating a Climate of Civil Dialogue: April 8-11, 2018- Arlington, VA.

The civil dialogue team will be leading a post-conference workshop on learning the basics of civil dialogue.



National Extension and Research Administrative Officers Conference (NERAOC): April 22-April 25, Grand Rapids MI

For more information: https://www.canr.msu.edu/neraoc/



North Central Leadership Conference: April 30- May 2, East Lansing, MI

For more information: https://events.anr.msu.edu/NCLC/



Cambio de Colores (Change of Colors): June 6-8, 2018- Kansas City, MO

A multistate conference about integration of immigrants in new destinations. People from various fields who work with Latinos and immigrant communities come together to share research and best practices that facilitate the integration of newcomers.

For more information: https://cambioconference.wordpress.com/



2018 Cultivating Change Summit: June 20- June 22, 2018- Des Moines, IA


For more information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-cultivating-change-summit-tickets-35602248283?ref=estw



Building Culturally Inclusive Coalitions: July 21, 2018- Minneapolis, MN

Followed by the Society of Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB) Conference: July 22-24

For more information: www.sneb.org



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