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Budget: Foe or Friend When Advancing a Diversity Agenda

Friday, February 26, 2021
1:00-2:30 PM
How has the pandemic affected finances? How does an institution promote a diversity agenda during economic downturn? Budget: foe or friend? These questions and more will be asked of preeminent university leaders joining us:

Dr. Robert Sellers is the Vice Provost for Equity & Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer as well as the Charles D. Moody Collegiate Professor of Psychology and Professor of Education. He is responsible for overseeing the University’s five-year strategic plan for diversity, equity and inclusion, and serves as a principal adviser to the President as a member of the University’s executive leadership team.

Dr. Félix V. Matos Rodríguez has been Chancellor of the City University of New York (CUNY) since May 2019. He is the first educator of color, and first Latino, to lead the nation’s largest urban public university, serving over 270,000 degree-seeking students in 25 campuses across New York City’s five boroughs.

Dr. Mariko Silver is the president and CEO of the Henry Luce Foundation. She was previously the president of Bennington College. During the Obama administration, she served for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security as Acting Assistant Secretary and Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Policy.

Moderated by Dr. Jonathan Holloway, President of Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.

This meeting will contain breakout rooms for participants to discuss the topic in small groups.

Please leave any questions you may have for the panelists in the Questions box at the end of the registration form.
Building: Off Campus Location
Location: Virtual
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Event Type: Workshop / Seminar
Tags: Discussion, Diversity, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Inclusion, Lecture, Workshop
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Center for Social Solutions, NCID, National Center for Institutional Diversity