MU Talks Diversity

9 years 3 months 3 days ago Wednesday, October 20 2010 Oct 20, 2010 Wednesday, October 20, 2010 9:15:55 PM CDT October 20, 2010 in News
COLUMBIA - Wednesday kicked off MU's second Diversity Summit. The event began on "International Spirit Day," celebrated nationwide to raise awareness for bullying. It began when Chancellor Brady Deaton gave a state of diversity address to more than 250 people, double the amount in attendance at the last summit in 2008.
On Thursday, participants will be split up into sessions to discuss diversity and give the university individual perspectives. The summit's motto is "taking ownership for an inclusive campus," urging participants to ask themselves what their role is and where they fit in on campus.
The summer will end Thursday night with an awards ceremony and keynote speaker.

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