Office of Diversity Equity and Inclusion

  1. January 13, 2020

    Public Health alumna to deliver health sciences lecture

    Jalonne L. White-Newsome will deliver the 30th annual Health Sciences 2020 MLK Lecture focusing on the intersection of climate change, health and racial equity.

  2. January 13, 2020

    Talk to explore MLK’s teachings on dangers of war and militarism

    Veterans for Peace and the U-M Office of Veteran and Military Services will host a discussion on the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s thoughts and teachings about the dangers of war and militarism.

  3. January 13, 2020

    Cheryl Brown Henderson to explore landmark school desegregation case

    Cheryl Brown Henderson, education and civil rights advocate, will discuss her personal experience with segregated schools and the story of how Brown v. Board of Education came to be.

  4. January 13, 2020

    ISR panelists to discuss King’s impact on their research

    The event, “MLK’s Legacy for Social and Behavioral Science Research: Perspectives from New Scholars,” will explore how King’s lessons have guided and impacted the panelists’ research.

  5. January 13, 2020

    Historian to discuss MLK and the crisis of racial capitalism

    Barbara Ransby, historian, writer and longtime political activist, will focus on King’s fight on behalf of poor people and low-income workers, and the challenges of that work today.

  6. January 13, 2020

    Khalil Gibran Muhammad to deliver Donia Human Rights Center lecture

    Award-winning professor, author and scholar Khalil Gibran Muhammad will reveal how the idea of black criminality was crucial to the making of modern urban America, during his lecture.

  7. January 13, 2020

    Medical professor to discuss diversity in dermatology

    Nada Elbuluk, dermatologist and University of Southern California assistant professor of dermatology, will discuss the history of diversity of dermatology and the current national landscape.

  8. January 13, 2020

    Artist to discuss his works inspired by the public square

    Artist Cullen Washington Jr. will discuss his most recent collection of abstract paintings was inspired by the “agora,” or the public gathering spaces in ancient Greece that gave birth to democracy.

  9. December 17, 2019

    Political activist Angela Davis to keynote MLK Symposium

    Activist, educator and author Angela Davis will deliver the 33rd annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium keynote memorial lecture Jan. 20.

  10. November 18, 2019

    Campus briefs

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