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Webinar Series: Leadership for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

January 20 - February 3, 2016

Students across the nation are demanding that institutional leaders take action to create safe, respectful, and inclusive campus environments for all. Presidents and boards are under pressure to respond with genuine empathy while making visible and substantive changes to improve campus climate.

Join AGB for a three-part webinar series led by Larry Roper, member of the board of trustees at Heidelberg University and former vice provost for student affairs at Oregon State University, to gain a clearer understanding of the complex issues facing higher education leaders regarding diversity, equity, and inclusion. Explore how to engage the campus community and diminish tensions while addressing these issues.

The series consists of:

  • Understanding Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
    January 20, 2:00-3:15 pm (ET)
    Focuses on the fundamental issues driving the current wave of student action, and what board members need to know about diversity, equity, and inclusion.
  • Improving Campus Climate
    January 27, 2:00-3:15 pm (ET)
    Delve into the questions board members should ask and what they can do to drive improvements in campus climate for diversity, equity, and inclusion.
  • Making the Commitment to Accomplish Transformational Change
    February 3, 2:00-3:15 pm (ET)
    Explore how board members and institutional leaders can accomplish short- and long-term improvement in campus climate and inspire meaningful change towards a more inclusive campus.

Participation in the entire series is highly recommended; registration for individual webinars is also available. Save when you register for the series by January 20.



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