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DEI Think Tank - Fall Retreat 2021

On Friday, September 24, 2021 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., the Office of Diversity and Inclusion will host a DEI Think Tank for leaders, faculty, staff and students currently leading diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts within or for a department, school, organization or committee. The purpose of this meeting is to learn more about institutional efforts including networking with peers implementing similar work. Participants will hear from the UMMC Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, ODI staff and national speakers on topics relating to DEI best practices in planning, strategy, pitfalls; DEI pedagogy; and racial equity. The retreat will be held in the Norman C. Nelson Student Union Ballroom.  

If you would like to participate, please RSVP by completing this form, no later than September 3, 2021.


DEI Retreat Agenda

9 - 10 a.m.Opening and UMMC DEI Updates
10 - 11 a.m.DICE Inventory - Breakout Sessions
11 - 12 p.m.Featured Presenter Dr. Katrina Caldwell, Chief Diversity Officer, Johns Hopkins University
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