Diverse Innovations Series


Thank you for your patience and understanding as we navigate this continually evolving environment. Our courses will be conveniently offered via Zoom to make participation safe and easy!

Join Us

Join IDE’S Office of Inclusive Engagement for our Fall 2020 Diverse Innovations Series. This series is designed to engage creativity, innovation and kinesthetic learning methods to reflect on inclusion and diversity topics. Participants will be encouraged to actively engage in creative processes with the underlying premise that diversity and inclusion are the engine of innovation and excellence.

Time: 10-11:30 a.m.

  • Friday, Dec. 4: Book Table Talk: The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead (2020 Pulitzer Prize). In this bravura follow-up to the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning #1 New York Times bestseller The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead brilliantly dramatizes another strand of American history.


Pre-registration is required for all sessions. Participants must attend presentations to earn a Certificate of Completion. We welcome requests for ADA accommodations. Please contact Nicki Eatinger-Sprague at EatingerL@missouri.edu to make arrangements. Take a LEAP with IDE. Content from infographic in paragraph describing LEAP principles below. More information about our sessions.