Scholars Colloquium Series
The Center for Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education is excited to announce our Research Colloquium Series! Please join us for presentations from our affiliate faculty members and thought leaders on a variety of research topics important to advancing equity, inclusion, and social justice within the higher education context.
2019 Colloquia Coming Soon!
Video Recording of Colloquia are available below:
November 2018 Colloquium - Race On Campus
Dr. Park's November 2018 Colloquium is available here: go.umd.edu/cdihevirtualROC
April 2018 Colloquium - Student Activism
During this virtual colloquium, Dr. Chris Linder and the CDIHE team examined research and various strategies for working with and supporting student activists on campus. Topics explored include: an overview of the various types of student activism and how the “politics of professionalization” impact student affairs educators’ approach to engaging with and supporting student activists.
Dr. Linder's April 2018 Colloquium is available here: https://go.umd.edu/CDIHEvirtualSA
Dr. Chris Linder is an Associate Professor of College Student Affairs Administration at the University of Georgia and a National Affiliate Faculty Member for the Center for Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education. Prior to becoming faculty, Chris worked as a student affairs educator and administrator for 10 years, spending the majority of her career as a director of a campus-based women’s center, supporting survivors of sexual violence. Chris’s research interests include creating and maintaining equitable campus environments, specifically focusing on race and gender.