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Reimagining the Academy Conference
October 18-19, 2023

Reimagining the Academy Conference

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Reimagining the Academy: Building Communities for Access and Transformational Change is a conference focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion hosted in collaboration between Kent State University, Miami University, and Ohio University.

The conference will take place October 18-19, 2023 in the Kent State Student Center. Virtual engagement opportunities will also be available. Registration will be free to faculty, staff and students at each of the collaborating institutions.

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Priority Deadline: April 21, 2023 

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Carol Anderson

Keynote Speaker: Carol Anderson

Dr. Anderson is a professor of African American Studies at Emory University and is the author of several bestselling books including The Second: Race and Guns in a Fatally Unequal America (2020), One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy (2018) and the critically-acclaimed #1 bestseller White Rage (2016). She will speak on October 19.


About the Conference

Kent State University, Miami University and Ohio University have joined forces to form a collaborative conference: Reimagining the Academy: Building Communities for Access and Transformational Change. Previously, each university held an annual conference on topics related to diversity, equity and inclusion. This new alliance will allow the universities to come together for one conference that will share expertise and leverage their strengths. 


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