Commission on Human Diversity

Taking Action: Social Justice For All?

Word cloud of justice

Program and Presenters

All events are in the McFarland Student Union Building (MSU) whose information desk on the Second Floor is staffed throughout the Conference.

9am - 9:50am Jennifer Schlegel
Talking Hate
MSU 183
Maria Sanelli
Living Outside of Your Box: Spiritual and Emotional Safety and Difference on the University Campus
MSU 223
Bridget Tinney
Social Justice Art Ed: Creating Connections in a Middle School Classroom
MSU 250
Katie Sternbergh &
Stephen Stoeffler

The Importance of White Privilege Self-Awareness in Professional Development
MSU 157
10am - 10:50am ALLIES / Nykolai Blichar
What's After Marriage? (Panel)
MSU 223
Jonathan Asayag
Advancing Cultural Competence in the Human Service Sector
 MSU 157
Lauren Moss
Interracial Alliances: The Important Role of School Counselors
MSU 250
Deborah Johnson
The Rage of Racism: How to Work Toward Social Justice
MSU 183
11am - 11:50am Delta Alpha Pi / Kathy Buschan
Working for an Adaptable World (Panel)
MSU 223
George Sirrakos
Keepin' it Real: Privilege, Equity, and Justice
MSU 183
Amy Pfeiler-Wunder
Privilege: Examining the Impact of Our Professional Identities on the Students We Teach
MSU 250
Danelle Bower
Latinidad and Higher Education
MSU 157

Noon - 1pm

Keynote speaker: Dr. Arthur Thomas

MSU 218


1:10pm - 1:50pm

Finding Jenn's Voice:  Documentary Film for Social Change with filmmaker Tracy Schott
MSU 183

2pm - 2:50pm Amanda Morris, Kristina Fennelly, & Kerry Hasler-Brooks
Teaching Diversity as Social Justice Action
MSU 183

Joanne Cohen Hamilton
Transparent Communications as a Cure for Social Injustice? Report on Rankin (Panel)
MSU 223

Julia Hovanec
Making the Invisible, Visible Through Picture Books
MSU 250
Nykolai Blichar
Privilege and Oppression
MSU 157

3pm - 3:50pm

Female Representation in PASSHE Leadership
MSU 218

3:50pm »

Closing Remarks & Evaluations