Stop by the CFD and review a new exhibition of creative work by Melissa Furness, Associate Professor, Painting /Drawing & Illustration Program in the College of Arts & Media. Furness’ work has been most influenced by her experiences of travel, which have included artist residencies in the countries of Ireland, Hungary and Poland, and those in the U.S. in Berkeley, California and at Yaddo in New York.
2014 Diversity Summit
The goals of the summit are to increase attendees’ knowledge
about diversity topics and resources, and to enhance their communication
skills. The summit is designed for staff and faculty in all roles. The summit will include numerous cross-campus collaborations,
including interactive displays and presentations on institutional research,
library resources, Ombuds offices, international affairs and disability
services. Attendees may choose from a wide range of workshop topics,
including cultural competence, online teaching and diversity, unconscious bias
in hiring, LGBTQ safe zone training, medical professions and diversity,
religion at work, health humanities, first generation students, and injustice
Registration is open for the CU system’s 2014 Diversity Summit,
Oct. 24th. The theme, “Developing Our Capacities as Inclusive Campuses,”
aligns with the university’s commitment to diversity. The event
runs from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Denver, 3203
Online registration is open at http://fs25.formsite.com/OIOUCDenver/Diversity-Summit/index.html Registration is
free, though seating is limited.
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