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D.I.F. Conference

2019 Diversity, Inclusion & Fairness (D.I.F.) Conference
Think.Create.Be D.I.F.!

Saturday, March 30, 2019 – Statesboro Campus, Russell Union Ballroom

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

**A registration announcement and call for proposals will be sent out soon**

D.I.F. Conference Mission

The mission of the D.I.F. Conference is to create an opportunity to openly talk, listen and learn about issues related to diversity, inclusion and fairness.

D.I.F. Conference Goals: 

  • Develop an understanding of diversity, inclusion and fairness (Think).
  • Increase awareness of one’s identities, biases and privileges (Think).
  • Understand the value of inclusivity and how individual actions impact our environments (Create).
  • Engage in Intergroup Dialogue to understand the effects of marginalization in order to create safe and inclusive environments (Create).
  • Identify and develop the necessary skills to create positive and strategic change (Be).
  • Challenge each other to acknowledge and expand the boundaries of our comfort zones (Be).

Registration Rates:
Category Cost
Georgia Southern Students $8
Non GSU Students $10
Faculty & Staff $10
Group Rate (10+ people) $8


1. Online 
Register Here
2. In-person
Stop by the OMA on the 2nd Floor of the Russell Union – Room 2070

2019 D.I.F. Conference Schedule

Time Event/Session
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Check-In/Breakfast
9:30 a.m. Welcome
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Opening Keynote
11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Concurrent Session 1
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Concurrent Session 2
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Concurrent Session 3
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Be Panel
4:30 p.m. Closing


D.I.F. Conference 2019 Opening Keynote Speaker



Last updated: 3/4/2019