Pre-Conference 03: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and the Promise of "Justice"?: Examining Policy, Practice, and Pathways of Action for Communication Scholars and Administrators

Sponsor: Preconferences
Wed, 11/15: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
Gaylord National 
Room: Potomac 3 - Convention Center, Ballroom Level 
Every educator practitioner should understand what DEI/J means, how it works, and why it is essential in higher education. DEI/J readiness and commitment can be measured by the extent to which a university, college, unit, or organization exemplifies and champions the 'Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice framework. This preconference provides an examination of current university DEI/J initiatives and issues, assessment resources, and the possibility of sustainability in the 21st Century Higher Ed landscape. Panelists' lens include university administrators, DEI/J officers and communication scholars.


Kandace Harris, California State University Northridge  - Contact Me


Rockell A. Brown, Syracuse University  - Contact Me
Jamila A. Cupid, Pepperdine University  - Contact Me
Roslyn M. Satchel, Pepperdine University  - Contact Me
Dara N. Byrne, William E. Macaulay Honors College  - Contact Me
Sakile K. Camara, California State University Northridge  - Contact Me