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Diversity and Inclusion

For the 2018-2019 academic year, the University has designed a full schedule of educational programming providing opportunities to embrace, celebrate and learn about diversity in many contexts, such as gender, race, sexual identity, income level and more. These events are open to the entire University community and will be held in various locations on our campuses.


Shelley Nickel The President’s Diversity Advisement Council (PDAC) will meet to assist with identifying diversity needs, developing strategies, and implementing programs that advance and enhance diversity and inclusion throughout our University community. PDAC will be holding a workshop series to include, but not limited to, the following topics- Microaggressions, Disability Awareness, and intersectionality.


 

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Did You Just Say That?

September 19 | 11:30am | Russell Union 2080
Impact v Intent of Microaggressions


Unpacking Privilege

October 15 | 11:30am | Russell Union 2047
Session to discuss privilege – the ways in which it operates in our society as well as the disadvantages and intersections with power and oppression.


LGBTQ In the Workplace

November 13 | 11:30am | Russell Union 2047


Liberty

 

Unpacking Privilege

October 23 | 12:00 noon
Session to discuss privilege – the ways in which it operates in our society as well as the disadvantages and intersections with power and oppression.


LGBTQ in the Workplace

November 15 | 12:00 noon

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Did You Just Say That?

September 20 | 11:30am | Ogeechee Theatre
Impact v Intent of Microaggressions


Unpacking Privilege

October 17 | 11:30am | Ballroom B
Session to discuss privilege – the ways in which it operates in our society as well as the disadvantages and intersections with power and oppression.


LGBTQ in the Workplace

November 14 | 11:30am | Ballroom B


Racial Battle Fatigue

February 21, 2019 | 11:30am | Ballroom B


Disability: Awareness and Socialization

March 20, 2019 | 11:30am | UH 158


What is Intersectionality?

April 17 | 11:30am | Ballroom C

Check out our calendars below for upcoming events!

Latino Heritage Celebration Month (LHC) begins in September and ends in October. All events for this heritage month on all campuses are free and open to the public. We look forward to seeing you there! If you have questions regarding Multicultural Affairs’ events please contact the Coordinators for the office:

Coordinator for Statesboro Campus
Maurice Nelson, mnelson@georgiasouthern.edu

Coordinator for Armstrong & Liberty Campuses
Stephanie Molina, smolina@georgiasouthern.edu

 

Last updated: 10/23/2018