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Dr. Lani Guinier
Dr. Lani Guinier
Civil Rights Attorney and
First Tenured Black Woman
Professor at Harvard


Keynote Kickoff

"Diversity, Opportunity, and the Shifting Meritocracy in Higher Education"
In Celebration of Women’s History

Thursday, March 24, 2011
Ira Allen Chapel
7:00 p.m.– 8:00 p.m.
Free and Open to the Public



Keynote Luncheon Speaker

Tommie RobinsonTommie Robinson
Director of the Scottish Rite Center for Childhood Language Disorders in the
Children's Hearing and Speech Center at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

Keynote - Leadership: A tool for teachers and healthcare professionals in working with families and children from diverse backgrounds.



Priscilla NelsonPriscilla Nelson
Currently Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, originally joined the New Jersey Institute of Technology in 2005 and served a term as Provost and Senior Vice-President for Academic Affairs.

Keynote - Challenges Faced by Women and People of Color in Leadership Roles in Engineering Business, Academic, and the Public Sector.



Alec Ewald, Bailey/Howe Library, Bernard Cole, Brian Reed, Burlington School District Diversity and Equity Office, Center for Comparative Study of Race & Ethnicity at Middlebury College, Center for Cultural Pluralism, Center for Teaching and Learning, Chief Diversity Office, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, College of Arts and Science, College of Education and Social Services, College of Medicine, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Community-University Partnerships & Service Learning, Daniel Mark Fogel, Daniello Balón, Diane Gaboriault, Fayneese Miller, Gary Derr, Jane Knodell, Judith Aiken, Karen Richardson-Nassif, Lisa Aultman-Hall, Marie Waterworth, Mary Watzin, Patricia Prelock, President's Office, Provost Office, Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, Selene Colburn, Sharon Haas, Sherwood Smith, Susan Burch, Thomas Vogelmann, Wanda Heading-Grant and Writing In The Disciplines.

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