The panel discussion “Envisioning the Future: Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education" will be held on Saturday, January 20th, 2018 at 1 p.m. in the Rotunda at the University of Virginia. This event is part of the University of Virginia’s Bicentennial celebrations as well as its annual Community MLK Celebration.
David Rubenstein will moderate the panel. As a philanthropist dedicated to preserving history and expanding citizens’ knowledge about the founding of our democracy through exhibits and ongoing research, Mr. Rubenstein’s efforts have had a significant impact on public history.
Comments and introduction of moderator and panelists:
Thomas F. Farrell, II, University of Virginia Bicentennial Commission Co-Chair, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Dominion Resources Inc.
Derrick Alridge, Professor, Curry School of Education, University of Virginia
Phyllis Worthy Dawkins, President, Bennett College
Beverly Hogan, President, Tougaloo College
Robert Pianta, Professor and Dean, Curry School of Education, University of Virginia
Teresa A. Sullivan, President, University of Virginia
A pre-event reception for registrants will take place from 12:00 - 12:45pm in the Lower West Oval Room. The panel will begin promptly at 1:00pm.
Free registration is required. Register here.