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Diversity Forum 2020 -- The Pandemic Effect: Exposing Racism and Inequities

Featuring keynote speaker Robin DiAngelo

Event Details

Tuesday, October 27, 2020
8 a.m.-4 p.m.

The 2020 Diversity Forum will feature a keynote address by Robin DiAngelo, PhD, author of the widely acclaimed bestseller “White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism.

  • When: Oct. 27 & 28, 2020
  • Where: Union South, Varsity Hall & conference rooms

A New York Times bestseller, “White Fragility” explores the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality.