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WATCH: DEI Summit 2019 | Community Assembly

Assembly Program – 10:10 a.m.  PROGRAM BEGINS 10:14 a.m.   Welcome & Remarks – Robert Sellers, Vice Provost of Equity & Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer 10:25 a.m.  Remarks – Mark S. Schlissel, President 10:30 a.m.  Keynote Speaker Introduction – Katrina Wade-Golden, Deputy Chief Diversity Officer & Director of Implementation for the DEI Strategic Plan 10:34 a.m.  Keynote Remarks – Van Jones, CEO of …

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Embracing DEI is key to success, Jones tells summit crowd

Political commentator and human rights advocate Van Jones says the ability to embrace diversity, equity and inclusion is a superpower, and the people who have it will be better poised for success. Jones, CEO of the REFORM Alliance and host of “Redemption Project” and “The Van Jones Show” on CNN, was the keynote speaker Oct. …

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University’s 2019 DEI Summit to focus on capacity building

The University of Michigan’s 2019 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit begins Oct. 7 and will highlight the university’s robust, multiyear and multifaceted commitment to sustaining and improving a welcoming, diverse and inclusive campus environment. This year, the summit will span a full month and include a number of interactive workshops, panels and networking opportunities as …