Core Concepts Series

Join IDE’S Office of Inclusive Engagement for our Spring 2020 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-1:00 p.m.


  • Feb. 12: NYT’s Project 1619: The Founding Ideas of America
  • March 11: Nevertheless, She Persisted: Gender Stereotype and the Impact on Career Choices
  • April 1: Orientalism and Western Perceptions of the World
  • May 6: Universal Design and Disability Justice

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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