The CED 20,000 Voices Conference has been postponed until 2016
Please join us for our keynote event:
“Vital Importance of Diversity and Inclusion in the 21st Century”
Friday, March 27, 2015 • 5–6 p.m.
Center for Biotechnology and Life Sciences, Room 100
URI Kingston Campus
Marc Lamont Hill, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of African American Studies, Morehouse College; Journalist, Author, Activist, Host of Our World and Huffpost Live
Dr. Hill is among a new generation of public intellectuals who move with equal ease between Faculty Row and Fraternity Row, “the street” and Main Street. He has been featured on NPR and Fox News, and in The Washington Post, Essence, and The New York Times. Hill offers a fresh, informed, thought-provoking perspective that never fails to challenge and engage.
For students, faculty, staff – for all!
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
(with live streaming and closed captioning)
In coordination with:
Rhode Island Diversifying Individuals Via Education (D.I.V.E.) seeks to promote intercultural competence and inclusion on college campuses. Hill’s talk will open the first student-led D.I.V.E. R.I. conference being held March 27 and 28 in the Memorial Union.
If you need a reasonable accommodation, please call 401.874.4860 at least five business days in advance.
For TTY assistance, please call the R.I. Relay Service at 711.
Sponsored by the Office of Community, Equity, and Diversity;
the Office of the President; the Office of the Provost;
and the Division of Student Affairs