‘Rainbow’ is the New Black: A 101 Inclusive Guide to the ABCs of Gender and Sexuality for all Bodies

Hosted by Shane'a Thomas, Senior Lecturer, USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work With the increasing presence and visibility of LGBTQI folks in...

Identifying and Supporting Gifted Students with Learning Disabilities

Hosted by Rebecca Gotlieb, PhD Candidate, USC Rossier School of Education. Twice exceptional (2E) students—students with exceptional talents and exceptional...

What Journalism Can Teach Us About Diversity: How to Use Our Privilege to Empower Others and Confront Injustice

Hosted by Channing Joseph, Adjunct Professor, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism Tradition holds that being an “objective” journalist...

Creating a Culture of Affirmative Consent

Hosted by Renee Smith-Maddox, Anita Dashiell-Sparks, Melissa Singh, Motoko Maegawa, and Loren Moye. Sponsored by the Office of Diversity, Equity, and...

The State of Women in Academic Medicine - Career Flexibility as a Strategic Tool

Hosted by Amparo Villablanca, Director and Founder, UC Davis Women's Cardiovascular Medicine Program Amparo Villablanca will showcase accomplishments of...

Recruiting and Retaining a Diverse Student Body

Hosted by Smrity Randhawa, Assistant Professor of Clinical Accounting, USC Leventhal School of Accounting This session will describe the initiatives taken...

Allyship Series: Building Allyship with Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Students

Hosted by Student Affairs and the LGBT Resource Center Snacks provided. Location: TCC 410 (front conference space) Open To: Faculty, Staff,...

Applying Common Sense Interventions in Residency Applicant Screening To Mitigate Bias and Increase Diversity: Report on the LAC+USC Emergency Medicine UIM Applicant Screening Process

Hosted by Taku Taira, Associate Clerkship Director; Mariana Martinez, MD, Emergency Medicine Resident We will describe the DEM Residency Applicant Screening...

Mindfully Engaging with College Students that have Learning Differences

Hosted by Juliana Calhoun, Assistant Director; Rashelle Nagata, Learning Specialist; Ryan Terao, Post-Doctoral Fellow Students in greater numbers are coming...

Understanding the Language: Religious, Secular, and Spiritual Identities

Hosted by Vanessa Gomez Brake, Associate Dean of Religious Life; J. Cody Nielsen, Executive Director, Convergence; Nora Bond, Director of Training &...

Understanding the Psychological Effects Students, Faculty, & Staff Face from being Bullied at Institutions of Higher Learning

Hosted by Tensie Taylor, Assistant Director, USC Black Alumni Association Students, faculty, and staff will learn how bullying effects individuals...

"He/She/They said....He/She/They meant...": Gendered Communication Practices and why what we say, matters for Diversity and Inclusion

Hosted by Sabrina Pasztor, Faculty, USC Marshall School of Business When we think of interpersonal communication, we may not consider how gender influences...

Acknowledging Christian Hegemony on an Inclusive Campus

Hosted by Vanessa Gomez-Brake, Office of Religious Life Convergence aims to enhance university campus climates for religious, secular and spiritual...

The Historical and Contemporary Factors That Have Contributed to The Decline in Black Male Enrollment in Medical School

Hosted by Donovan Roy Location: HSC McKibben 249 Open to: Faculty, Staff, Students Capacity: 100

Addressing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Hosted by Professor Samantha Broitman, PhD, Department of Psychology, USC Dornsife Presented by Graduate Students in the Master of Science in Applied...

Showcasing Our Diversity: Post-Doctoral Fellows Research Forum

Hosted by Keck UIM Post-Doctoral Scholars Location: HSC Hoyt Gallery Open to: Faculty, Staff, Students Capacity: 30

"I LEARN AMERICA" - a USC Rossier Centennial Event

A Centennial Screening and Panel presented by the USC Rossier School of Education. This presentation is a movie screening, with the director present and...

Film Screening of Hailing Cesar with Q&A (Director)

El Centro Chicano and the USC DEI (Diversity Equity & Inclusion Week) is hosting a screening of Hailing Cesar, a film about the journey of Cesar Chavez's...

USC bffs - an academic matching and mentoring program

Hosted by Zsuzsa Londe, Assistant Professor of Teaching English Language, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences The second of two round table...

"Who We Are Now: Inclusion On and Off the Stage"

Performance with Dr. Oliver Mayer. Location: University Village, UVN 1200 Open to: Faculty, staff, students and alumni Capacity: 50

The Value of Neurodiversity - Corporate Jobs for People with Autism

Hosted by Herag Haleblian, Founder, The Spectrum Works (Part Time Lecturer and USC Alumnus); Jessica Lee, Co-Founder (USC Alumna) Herag Haleblian is a Part...

Challenging Discussions

Hosted by the Center for Excellence in Teaching, Drs. Robert Sweeney and Katherine Guevara This session employs an online resource consisting of 5 video...

Understanding Implicit Bias (Session 1)

Hosted by Bryant Marks. Research has revealed that many Americans show a positive implicit bias toward White Americans vs. African Americans, young vs. old...

Diversity Syllabus Checklist

Hosted by the Center for Excellence in Teaching, Drs. Katherine C. Guevara and Robert Sweeney This is an active workshop facilitating course review....

Allyship Series: Building Allyship with Student Military Veterans

Hosted by Student Affairs and the Veterans Resource Center (VRC) Snacks provided. Location: TCC 410 (front conference space) Open to: Faculty, staff and...

Emerging as an Equity-Minded Academic Medical Institution Through Inclusion Excellence: The Implications for Medical Education

Hosted by Dr. David Acosta MD Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, AAMC Lunch provided Location: HSC Keith Administration Building/Mayer Auditorium Open...

Engaging Equity: Culturally-Competent Training in Higher Education

Hosted by Martin Jauregui, Learning Specialist, USC Athletics As our campus, classrooms, and departments become increasingly diverse, whether we as a...

The State of Women in Academic Medicine - Career Flexibility as a Strategic Tool

Hosted by Amparo Villablanca, Director and Founder, UC Davis Women's Cardiovascular Medicine Program Amparo Villablanca will showcase accomplishments of...

We All See & Need Green - A Conversation on How Diversity and Inclusion in Entrepreneurship Should Look in the 21st Century

Hosted by Daniel Kawah, Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Incubate USC; James Bottom, Director – Blackstone LaunchPad USC / IncubateUSC This...

Religious, Secular, and Spiritual Identities in Academic Calendars

Hosted by Vanessa Gomez Brake, Associate Dean of Religious Life; J. Cody Nielsen, Executive Director, Convergence; Nora Bond, Director of Training &...

Human Centered Design as Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Hosted by Kristina Williams, Graduate Student, Alumna, USC Iovine Young Academy Using the Iovine Young Academy as a case study, Williams will share a report...

Understanding Implicit Bias (Session 2)

Hosted by Bryant Marks. Research has revealed that many Americans show a positive implicit bias toward White Americans vs. African Americans, young vs. old...

Creating a USC K-12 Ecosystem to Advance Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Hosted by Brandi Jones, Vice Dean for Diversity & Strategic Initiatives, Associate Professor of Engineering Education Practice; Katherine Mills; Darin...

Courageous Stories about Race and Resiliency

Hosted by Marsha Riggio, Associate Professor and Program Lead; R. Tony Spann, Assistant Professor; Alan Green, Associate Professor; Dr. Don Trahan, Course...

HSC Closing Diversity Equity and Inclusion Week Reception

Hosted by Joyce Richey, Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion, Keck School of Medicine of USC Location: Keith Administration Building (KAM) - Hoyt...