How Can We Fulfill Higher Education’s Promise to Prepare Citizens for an Increasingly Diverse Democracy?

Thursday, October 12, 2017
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

 

Free Event

The Gevirtz School announces the debut of The Dean’s Lecture Series on Education, Diversity and Democracy with a lecture by Dean Jeffrey Milem—“Education, Diversity and Democracy: How Can We Fulfill Higher Education’s Promise to Prepare Citizens for an Increasingly Diverse Democracy?” The event is free and open to the public.

At this lecture, Dean Milem will discuss the ways in which higher education stakeholders can work together to create equitable, vibrant, engaging institutions that prepare citizens for an increasingly diverse democracy. The lecture will build upon three decades of scholarship regarding race relations and education, the outcomes of diversity in higher education, and the essential components of diverse and equitable learning environments.