University of Minnesota Duluth 2016 Summit on Equity, Diversity and Multiculturalism Call for Proposals


University of Minnesota Duluth

2016 Summit on Equity, Diversity and Multiculturalism

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

UMD Kirby Student Center

To submit your session, please follow the link at the bottom of the page.

The following dates have been set to submit your session.

  • Submissions Open: December 10th, 2015
  • Submission Deadline: January 30th, 2016
  • Notification of Acceptance: February 5th, 2016

The UMD Commission on Equity Race and Ethnicity [CERE] seeks proposals from UMD faculty, students, staff, administration, and interested community organizations for meaningful and interactive workshops, presentations, lectures and other educational formats that address diverse racial, ethnic and sovereign nations. Submissions may address the following broad topics:

  • Initiatives focused on capacity building for diversity and inclusion
  • Methods for developing cultural competence of faculty, staff and students
  • Assessment mechanisms for diversity work
  • Intercultural curricular and course transformation
  • Diversity and inclusion work in the time of Ferguson
  • Strategies to leverage campus diversity to enhance student engagement and learning

To submit a proposal please go tot his link:

For more information about the Summit & to register , 

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Students who would like to register, 

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We hope to see you there!

To pay with a University of Minnesota Department EFS chargeplease click here

Price Recommendations

General public: $20, $10, $0 (You choose)
UMD Students: Free (Use the Student Registration link! Will open page for 2016 Student Leadership Conference.)
Professional Accreditation (CEU), please register at the $20 level.

For more information please contact Joie Acheson at acheson@d.umn.eduor Susana Pelayo-Woodward