Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice Symposium Nov 2-3, 2022

Schedule

Day 1

  • 9:00-10:15: Keynote Speaker, Lydia X. Z. Brown -- Disability, Intersectionality & Social Justice
  • 10:30-11:45: Breakout session with Lydia X. Z. Brown -- Disability, Intersectionality & Social Justice in Higher Education
  • 1:00-2:15: Student and Faculty sessions on accessibility tools available at UCD
  • 2:30-3:45: Panel discussion on new and expanding modes of student assessment. Beyond papers and testing, different types of assignments and modes of student evaluation

Day 2

  • 9-10:15: Neurodiversity, Guest speaker Sarah Sanders Gardner – Different ways of thinking and allowing students to demonstrate their mastery
  • 10:30-11:45: Breakout with Sara Sanders Gardner with faculty on techniques, tools, and assessment methods
  • 1:00-2:15: Open forum -- Faculty session on needs, concerns for themselves and as teachers
  • 2:30-3:45: Open forum -- Jenny Fox (SEHD) facilitated session for student on their issues and concerns, potential advocacy on campus etc.

Watch your inbox for information on registration coming soon. For further information contact colleen.donnelly@ucdenver.edu