February 2021 Events

Saturday, February 27, 2021

Get Healthy Together: Community Conversation

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

This free online zoom event, for men and women, will include a fun and educational program and is open to all.  Presentations will begin at 9:00AM and the program concludes at 10:30 AM.  All men and women are invited! 

Friday, February 19, 2021

[Rackham] L.E.A.D.: Chief Diversity Officers as Anti-Racism Advocates

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

LEAD, Leading Equity And Diversity, is a series of conversations where attendees have the opportunity to hear from a diverse group of guests who lead and/or support DEI and social justice initiatives. Given the events of the past year—including the racial disparities exposed by COVID-19 and the social justice uprising against racism—the role of

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

"How to Give a Great Oral Presentation" presented by Dr. Bob Dickson

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Oral presentations are an important tool to communicate research results and are also essential for career growth.  If you have ever felt uninspired by your powerpoint presentations or are looking for a way to deliver content more effectively, this webinar by 

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Diversity in STEM: Rackham North Workshop

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

This workshop discusses the impact diversity has on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and the importance of academic success, cultural competence, and socio-political consciousness. This session provides an overview of how persons from a diverse background can obtain and maximize grants, social support, mentoring, and training