Core Concepts Series

Join IDE’S Office of Inclusive Engagement for our Fall 2019 Core Concept Series. Diversity and inclusion are labels used to express complex, multi-faceted organizational strategies, goals and values. The purpose of the Core Concepts Series is to provide members of the Mizzou community with a foundational understanding of essential ideas to promote diversity and inclusion at Mizzou.

Time: Noon-1:30 p.m.


  • Sept. 18: Advocacy & Expression: Hispanic Heritage & the Chicano Movement
  • Oct. 16: Beyond Assimilation: The Myth of the Melting Pot
  • Nov. 13: Unpacking Systemic Oppression in the Workplace  (Cornell 5)
  • Dec. 11: Colorism and the Many Shades of Prejudice

Place: Hill Hall 314 unless specified


Pre-Registration is required for all sessions. Participants must attend three presentations to earn a Certificate of Completion.

We welcome requests for ADA accommodations. Please contact Alejandra Gudiño at to make arrangements.

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