The University of Colorado will host its annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit this week, offering dozens of sessions for students, employees and community members.
The sessions include panels, discussions, dance, martial arts, yoga and theater events Tuesday through Thursday.
Boulder City Manager Jane Brautigam will give a talk at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday in the University Memorial Center's Glenn Miller Ballroom about economic diversity in Boulder.
During a session at 9 a.m. Wednesday, CU law professor Melissa Hart will discuss the status of undocumented students under state and federal law, as well as Fisher v. University of Texas, including some analysis of the October oral arguments in the case about affirmative action programs.
Peggy McIntosh, associate director of the Wellesley College Center for Research on Women, is returning to this year's summit and will share her new research in the keynote address "Using Privilege as a Catalyst for Change" at 9:15 a.m. Tuesday in the Glenn Miller Ballroom.
Visit tinyurl.com/CUDiversitySummit2012 for a complete list of sessions.
The event is hosted by the CU Office of Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement, the Chancellor's Advisory Committees and the city of Boulder.
The Diversity and Inclusion Summit is designed to share the most current and up-to-date best practices around matters of diversity, inclusion, equity and social justice.
The theme of this year's summit is "AMP it up! Awareness, Movement and Practice."