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DEI Summit 2021News + UpdatesSoledad O'Brien speaking into web camera

Journalist urges audience to ‘opt in’ to confront ‘twin plagues’

Award-winning journalist, entrepreneur and documentarian Soledad O’Brien said the COVID-19 pandemic and racial injustice are “twin plagues,” with the pandemic magnifying longstanding inequalities that need to be confronted. “You have to opt in to making change,” she said. “If you sit and wait for things to happen, it just won’t happen.” O’Brien was the keynote …

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Community Recognition Festival

Inviting Students, Faculty and Staff Members ACKNOWLEDGING FIVE YEARS OF DEI PROGRESS YEAR FIVE DEI STRATEGIC PLAN COMMUNITY RECOGNITION FESTIVAL Monday, October 11 3:30 –7 PM Trotter Multicultural Center 428 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI PERFORMANCES • REFRESHMENTS • FREE T-SHIRTS DISPLAYS • SPEAKERS Gather with the campus community to recognize the many accomplishments …

Our Journey to the DEI Strategic Plan

Our Journey to the DEI Strategic Plan

Exhibited at the DEI Summit Community Recognition Festival on Monday, October 11 1987 | Building on student activism in the 1970s, Black Action Movements (BAM I & II) and BAM III/United Coalition Against Racism (UCAR) protest results in a six-point agreement with the U-M administration including officially recognizing the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. …

DEI Summit 2021News + Updates

DEI Summit to explore structural racism amid COVID-19

The U.S. COVID-19 death toll has exposed racial disparities in the country’s health care system and other aspects of American life. At the University of Michigan, this year’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit, themed “Parallel Pandemics: Addressing Structural Racism in the Age of COVID-19,” will explore the interwoven nature of COVID-19 and structural racism and …

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Events

University of Michigan Annual DEI Summit The 2022 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit will feature events throughout October, including: Bouchet Graduate Student Mental Health Panel Thursday, October 6 | 3:30pm – 5pm Rackham Building (4TH FLOOR) and Live-Streamed Please join the Rackham Graduate School chapter of the Bouchet Honor Society as we host a national …