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The Office for Inclusion and Diversity's Annual Diversity Summit

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

The Diversity Summit is an annual InclusiveVT Touchpoint Event that brings together campus-wide diversity stakeholders to learn about and discuss our objectives for the coming academic year.  

 

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Asynchronous Sessions - open in Canvas at 7:00 am EST

Keynote - 9:00 am, Latham Ballroom at the Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center.

Keynote speaker: Claude Mason Steele

An overview of the Diversity Summit schedule:

7:00 am EST

Virtual sessions will open on the Canvas event site and be available all day.

9:00 am EST

Welcome, followed by the keynote speaker, Claude Steele.  (In-person & livestreamed)

10:30 am EST

Differential Impacts Conversations: Reflections on the Pandemic. (In-person only.) Articles and discussion board will be available on the Canvas site for virtual participants.

12:00 pm EST

Lunch on your own. Latham Ballroom will remain open.

1:00 pm EST

Panel on Understanding the Bias Reporting Process (In-person & livestreamed)

  • Limited to 300 participants. Lecture will be livestreamed.
  • Masking is optional for vaccinated individuals.

Register Here

 

For questions related to registration:
Sandra Martin, sypack@vt.edu

For questions related to asynchronous sessions:
Alicia Cohen, acohen@vt.edu

For all other questions:
Michele Deramo, deramo@vt.edu

Diversity Summit 2021 Schedule
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ABOUT THE DIVERSITY SUMMIT
The Diversity Summit is an InclusiveVT Touchpoint Event that brings together campus-wide diversity stakeholders to learn about and discuss our objectives for the coming academic year.