The NDSU Memorial Union invites all NDSU and NDUS Faculty, Staff, and Students to participate in NDSU’s Diversity Conference, Critical Conversations.
The “Critical Conversations” Conference is designed to provide a platform to allow participants to discuss local and national issues regarding diversity in a safe, educational, and forward moving manner.
- To explore often misunderstood issues of diversity
- To help create an action plan for having conversations with others
- To develop and discern individual and collective responsibilities in creating positive social change
- To be able to share individual stories of challenge, passion, and triumph
Inky Johnson- Poverty, Adversity, & Race>
Dr. Michael Yellow Bird- The Dakota Access Pipeline and Indigenous People
Dr. Michael J. Strand- Unifying Voices
Dr. Aida Martinez-Freeman- Turning Our Stories Into Action for Justice
Kalpulli KetzalCoatlicue – Traditional Aztec Dance
NDSU Hip Hop Team
When: April 10 to 12, 2017
Where: NDSU, Memorial Union Ballroom
Who: Open to all NDSU/NDUS Faculty, Staff, and Students
Cost: Faculty, staff, and community $99
Students are free.