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Friday marks registration deadline for Diversity and Inclusion Summit

Friday, Sept. 4, will be the last day to register for  Georgia Regents University’s 2015 Diversity and Inclusion Summit. This year’s event will be held 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 9, at the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center and features CNN Commentator Marc Lamont Hill as the keynote speaker.

Other summit activities include panel discussions and various workshops on topics such as strategies for recruiting and retaining minorities in STEM careers and the 45th Anniversary of the Augusta Race Riots.

For a complete schedule and registration information, go to gru.edu/diversity/summit/.

Call for Diversity Award Nominations

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion will host their Fifth Annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit on Wednesday, Sept. 9. This year’s event will be held 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center.
 
As part of the program, GRU will present the 2015 Diversity Award to a person taking strides in promoting diversity, respect and inclusiveness at the university. If you would like to nominate someone for this award, visit gru.edu/diversity/award/index.php. Submission deadline is Aug. 14. For more information, call GRU’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 706-721-9265 or go to gru.edu/diversitysummit.