Social Justice Roundtable: Be the Change is a monthly student roundtable series co-sponsored by the Office of Academic Diversity Initiatives (OADI) and the Office of Engagement Initiatives. The workshops are developed and co-facilitated by OADI First in Class Mobilizers and Engaged Student Ambassadors on topics related to social justice and community-engagement experiences. Sessions will be discussion- and activity-based and will connect participants with opportunities where they can later take action in their community.
Spring 2017 schedule
March 23: Immigration Issues in the United States: Myths Debunked, Reality Revealed
Join us for a discussion, featuring the Cornell DREAM Team, about issues related to documentation/immigration in the United States and develop an understanding of the complexities and challenges that immigrants and undocumented people face.
- Bache Auditorim (Mallot Hall, room 228) | 5:30 – 7:00 pm
- Dinner provided
- RSVP to attend
April 20: Scientista
- Clark Hall, room 701 | 5:30 – 7:30 pm
April 24: Community Engagement Showcase
The 5th annual Community Engagement Showcase is a poster presentation event for both students and faculty to display their community-engagement projects, network with peers, and recruit for upcoming opportunities. The event is being co-sponsored by the Office of Academic Diversity Initiatives, the Public Service Center, Community Learning and Service Partnerships and the Office of Engagement Initiatives.
- Willard Straight Hall, Memorial Room | 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
- RSVP to attend
- Contact: Rochelle Jackson-Smarr
May 5: Spring Diversity in Scholarship and Engagement
The Office of Academic Diversity Initiatives (OADI) and the Graduate School Office of Inclusion and Student Engagement (OISE) invite your participation in the Spring Diversity in Scholarship and Engagement Symposium. The Diversity in Scholarship and Engagement Symposium provides an opportunity for students to present to the wider campus community on their OADI or OISE sponsored research, community engagement, or academic and professional development opportunities.
- Statler Terrace Lounge | 4:30 – 6:00 pm
- RSVP by April 1. Additionally, if you are interested in presenting your research or work, you may register to do so in the RSVP form.