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The Office of the President is pleased to announce the Annual Diversity Conference Equity and Opportunity through Inclusive Education and Awareness will be held on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at the Festival Conference and Student Center. 

The conference committee invites proposals that enhance understanding and skills, while also contributing to productive and positive change within higher education, our community, and beyond.  Proposals may be submitted by individuals or groups of faculty, staff, and community members.  This conference does not accept proposals from students. 

Proposal submissions should include:

  • Title of Session
  • What type of session (interactive, panel, presentation, or other)
  • At least three learning objectives
  • Session description
  • Goal of session
  • How the session directly relates to the theme of the conference
  • Short bio of the presenter(s)

For more details or to submit your workshop proposal, please go to

Diversity Conference Proposal

**The deadline to submit proposals is Wednesday, December 5,  2018 **

Notifications will be made by email to the primary contact no later than January 23, 2019.  Questions?  Please contact James Robinson, co-chair, Diversity Conference Committee at robinsjr@jmu.edu or (540) 568-6991.

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