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Perspectives sessions invite conversation on current events, St. Louis post-Michael Brown

September 15, 2017

The Perspectives Dialogue Circle provides a space for members of the Washington University community to hear and share perspectives on diversity, inclusion and equity in constructive ways. Through facilitated dialogue, participants practice perspective-taking and build empathy and connection within our community.

The series is hosted by the Human Resources Office of Diversity and Inclusion at Washington University School of Medicine and the Campus Diversity Collaborative.

Upcoming Perspectives dialogue sessions

Perspectives are open to all Washington University staff and faculty, regardless of campus affiliation. You are encouraged to bring lunch and any interested coworkers. No RSVP is needed.

Perspectives Dialogue Circle:
Reflections on St. Louis Post-Michael Brown

Medical Campus FLTC 401
Tues, Sept. 19, 12-12:50 pm

Special Perspectives Sessions:
A call for mindful conversation on current events

Medical Campus FLTC 401
Wed., Sept. 20, 12-1 pm
Mon., Sept. 25, 12-1 pm
Wed., Sept. 27, 12-1 pm

West Campus Rm 350 (right across from the WC Lunch Room)
Tues., Sept 19, 4-5 pm
Thurs., Sept. 21, 9-10 am
Mon., Sept. 25, 2-3 pm

Danforth Campus DUC 3rd Floor
Wed., Sept. 20, 3-4 pm
Thurs., Sept. 21, 12-1 pm
Wed., Sept. 27, 9 am – 10 pm

Diversity and inclusion training opportunities

In addition to Perspectives session, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion offers diversity and inclusion training for employees and managers. Trainings include a four-part series on the fundamentals of diversity education, as well as unconscious bias training for managers. Visit the Diversity and Inclusion website if you would like to schedule a training session for your office or department.

Washington University School of Medicine strives to become an environment that supports diversity, inclusion, critical thinking and creativity. Learn more about diversity and inclusion efforts at the School of Medicine »