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2013 EIUnity Diversity Conference 

Friday, February 8, 2013


"I AM...ME" 

9:30 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.




9:30 a.m.




10:00 a.m.-11:45 a.m.




3rd Floor Lounge


Safe Zone Training

Phase I - Charleston Room

Phase II - Mattoon Room

10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

“Teaching Multiculturally:  Seeing Beyond Race"

Teresita Hunt & Catherine Polydore

Charleston-Mattoon Room

 "Recruitment & Retention of Members of Underrepresented Groups within Eastern's Faculty & Staff"

Cynthia Nichols & Jennifer Muser

Greenup Room

"Black Students' Access to College"

Kourtney Jones

Casey Room



11:00 a.m. - 11:45a.m.

 "Purple Rhinos and Privilege:  How Systems of Dominance Are Sustained by Daily Life"

Jeannie Ludlow

Casey Room

"Crossing the Line of Agree or Disagree"

Jennifer Serrano & Matt Hayes

Effingham Room

"Recruitment & Retention of Students & Employees Who Are Veterans"

Cynthia Nichols & Stephen Knotts

Greenup Room

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

LUNCHEON/Multi-Cultural Jeopardy

Grand Ballroom

1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

"The "N" Word"

Shawn Peoples

Charleston-Mattoon Room

"How Can Counseling Help?"

Sandy Cox, Angi Parker & Katie McCarthy

Effingham Room

2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

"Think Tanks (What Would You Do?)"

Charleston-Mattoon Room

3:00 p.m.

Closing Remarks

Charleston-Mattoon Room  

Please join us for the EIUnity Diversity Conference
Deadline Date for Registration: Tuesday, February 5, 2013

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