Carnegie Mellon University

Winter Speaker Series

Winter Speaker Series: Dr. Angela Campbell

Ticketed Event on Friday, March 15

12:00-1:00 p.m.
Connan, CUC

Please purchase your $10 ticket by Wednesday, March 13!

Join the CMWA for our Winter Speaker Series featuring Dr. Angela Campbell, the inaugural executive director of the Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion.

Dr. Campbell will share the Center's vision, mission and strategic goals, and dive into what brought her to diversity, inclusion and equity work. Throughout her career, Dr. Campbell has developed expertise in multicultural education, gender identity, and diversity and inclusion issues in higher education.

Together, we will discuss how Carnegie Mellon staff and faculty can play their part in advancing a more inclusive campus climate for all CMU students.

Tickets: A soup and salad lunch will be included in the purchase of your $10 ticket ($9.50 + $.50 processing fee).

How to Purchase Tickets:
1. Create a free Faculty/Staff account on (click "Register" in the upper right hand corner)
2. Follow this link to purchase ticket:
3. We will have a reservation list, so there is no need to print out your ticket
4. Tickets are non-refundable

Please purchase your ticket by Wednesday, March 13.

Q&A:  Pre-submit a question for Dr. Campbell by 10:00 a.m. on 3/14 to be included in our Q&A discussion at the conclusion of her talk.

If you were unable to make our Speaker Series featuring Dr. Campbell, her presentation is now available.

Dr. CampbellAbout Dr. Angela Campbell

The Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion welcomed Dr. Angela Campbell on August 1, 2018, as the Center's inaugural executive director.

Angela Campbell earned her Ph.D. in Urban Education with an emphasis on the social context of education and gender identity development from Temple University. She developed an expertise in multicultural education, gender identity, and diversity and inclusion issues in higher education. Most recently, she served as the Assistant Dean for the School of Education, Assistant Professor of Education, and inaugural Co-Director of the Center for Urban Education, Equity and Improvement at Cabrini University. As Executive Director, Dr. Campbell will provide critical leadership for the Center team and initiatives as we continue this innovative partnership between the Division of Student Affairs and the Office of the Vice Provost for Education.

“Lifting as we climb” exemplifies her purpose-driven approach to teaching, scholarship, program development and educational leadership. Dr. Campbell is passionate about cultural competency education and strategic planning that effectively expands diversity, inclusion and equity across the institution. In her various roles, she has led faculty development seminars on racial and ethnic identity development, micro-aggressions, racial and gender socialization and inter-cultural competency trainings. She has also facilitated workshops on restorative justice, stereotype threat, inter-racial/ethnic healing, leading effective diversity, inclusion equity efforts and women’s leadership and empowerment.

Dr. Campbell is an active scholar. She has presented papers at American Educational Research Association (AERA), Research on Women and Girls in Education, the University of Pennsylvania’s Ethnography conferences, and the International Urban Education Conference. Dr. Campbell also published a book chapter in Black Feminism in Education: Black Women Speak Back, Up, & Out and co-authored a chapter on anti-racist service learning in Service-Learning Initiatives in Teacher Education Programs. She has written and presented on the #SayHerName campaign in efforts to advance human rights and liberation.

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