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2014 Conference



FACULTY AND STAFF SESSION


Please join us from 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Banquet Rooms – Oakland Center, on the campus of Oakland University


Sue Costello DeVries Jones

Agenda:

7:30 a.m.
Registration & 
Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. 
Welcome
Betty J. Youngblood, Ph.D., interim president, Oakland University

Conference Overview
Patricia A. Dolly, Ed.D., senior advisor to the president for diversity, equity and inclusion, Oakland University

8:30 a.m.
Christopher Jones, Jr., J.D., director, Office of Equal Opportunity, Wayne State University: A Vision for Diversity

9:00 a.m.
Judith DeVries, M.A., director of learning, Challenger Business and Executive Coaching: Bullying in the Workplace

10:30 a.m.

12:00 p.m.
Lunch

1:15 p.m.
Thomas Costello, J.D., visiting professor, Center for Law & Justice Culture, Ohio University: The Business Case for Diversity

2:30 p.m.
Wrap Up
Judith DeVries

Participation in the conference is free and open to all OU faculty and staff.
Registration is required by March 21, 2014. 




STUDENT SESSION

Please join us from 11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Board Room 242, Elliott Hall, on the campus of Oakland University

 

 
 Sue Best Isaac   Diaz

Agenda

11:30 a.m.
Lunch

12:00 p.m.
Welcome
William K. Burkhardt, graduate student, Oakland University

12:15 p.m.

1:30 p.m.
Jessica Best, youth programming specialist, Michigan Roundtable for Diversity and Inclusion: Cultural Competency
Alex "Donnie" Isaac, student, Wayne County Community College District: Cultural Competency

2:45 p.m.
Kristine M. Diaz, Psy.D., assistant professor of biomedical sciences, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine: Compassion in the School Climate

4:00 p.m.
Wrap Up
Wiliiam K. Burkhardt

Participation in the conference is free and open to all OU students.
Registration is required by March 21, 2014. 

Students register here.


Thank you to our event sponsors: Oakland University President's Cabinet, Health Alliance Plan, Oakland County Michigan Works, TIAA-CREF and Wayne State University.