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National Academies at WashU - engagement on antiracism, equity, diversity and inclusion

Wednesday, May 3, 2023 | 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Uncas A. Whitaker Hall, 100
6760 Forest Park Pkwy, St. Louis, MO 63105, USA

In conjunction with the recent National Academies report on Advancing Antiracism, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in STEMM Organizations, the National Academies (of Science, Engineering, and Medicine – NASEM) have selected Washington University to partner with a group of study leads and co-authors to host a campus event, on May 3, 2023.

The goals of this event are broad dissemination of the content of the report; engagement of our campus community; and shared envisioning and advancing anti-racism and equity, diversity and inclusion.

Public events are:

  9:00-10:30 am   NASEM and Washington University presentations (Whitaker 100)

  3:30 -4:15 pm    Shared goals, visions and next steps (Whitaker 100)

 4:30-5:30 pm   Reception (Whitaker Atrium)

Please register at this link.

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations, Seminar/Colloquia


Arts & Sciences, Brown School, McKelvey School of Engineering, School of Medicine


Science & Technology, Medicine & Health, Campus & Community



Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
Event Contact

Kurt Thoroughman | thoroughman@wustl.edu

Speaker Information

Lead NASEM Program Officer Layne Scherer

Committee members Vice Provost Karl Reid from Northeastern Univ.

Dean Kecia Thomas from Univ. Alabama Birmingham. 

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