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The Office for Inclusion and Diversity's Annual Diversity Summit

Thursday, August 13, 2020 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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.  

Due to COVID-19 restrictions on public meetings, we are conducting this year's Summit online.  The event blends live webinars with pre-recorded presentations and online modules.

A preliminary schedule includes:

9-10:30 am

  • Welcome and Introduction by President Tim Sands(live)
  • Making the Chair Fit: A Keynote Conversation with Deans Laura Belmonte and Sally Morton, moderated by Menah Pratt-Clarke, Vice President for Strategic Affairs and Diversity. (live)
flyer of Making the Chair Fit Special Segment During the Annual Diversity Summit. Orange chair with a maroon office-like background.

10:30- 11:00 am

  • Live update with Menah Pratt-Clarke

11:00 am - 3 pm

pre-recorded sessions with moderated discussions:

  • Bringing Students into Community
  • Preserving Equity and Inclusion in the Midst of A Pandemic
  • Integrating the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Module into First Year Courses
  • And more!