The Office of the Vice Provost for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer, with support from university leadership and partners, is proud to host and support a number of events in honor of Juneteenth, including a special keynote event with award-winning journalist Jamelle Bouie.
Join us in celebrating Pride festivities and uplifting our LGBTQ+ communities. Attend our community’s commemorative Pride events and activities.
As we prepare to honor the powerful legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, we are pleased to announce Soledad O’Brien as this year’s MLK Keynote Speaker.
Vice Provost for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer, Dr. Wanda Heading-Grant, will host a panel that explores topics and issues connected to LGBTQ+ identities ranging from inclusive facilities, to allyship and accompliceship, to being your most authentic selves!
In recognition of the monumental importance of Juneteenth (June 19) in our nation’s history, Wanda Heading-Grant, CMU vice provost for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, is convening a virtual panel discussion to address its meaning, significance and why we should celebrate it.