The DEI Week 2021 schedule-in-progress is available at the DEI Website. Check back often for updates!
Download the latest version (as of 3/1/2021) using the link below:
Wednesday, March 10th
In partnership with the Office of the Provost and PRYSM from
the Gould School of Law, the Culture Journey is excited to welcome
Professor Ibram X. Kendi to speak to us during Diversity, Equity and
Inclusion Week 2021.
Join Provost Charles F. Zukoski and Camille Gear Rich, Associate
Provost of Diversity and Inclusion at USC for a conversation with
Professor Ibram X. Kendi, a New York Times bestselling author and
the founding director of the Boston University Center for Antiracist
Research. We will explore racial bias embedded in institutions, cultural
practices and will more deeply explore how each of us can live the
principles Dr. Kendi has outlined in his seminal book How to Be
Camille Gear Rich and Renee Smith-Maddox to Host the Fifth Upcoming DEI Week Conference
Diversity United: Race, Social Justice and the Future of American Equality
Please refer to the DEI Week website for more details: https://deiweek.usc.edu/
Date: February 18, 2021, 5pm – 6pm PT
U.S. Representative Karen Bass, MSW ’15, joins us for an exclusive Conversations with Dr. Smith-Maddox discussion around national events and policy affecting communities of color.
For more details and to register for this event: https://dworakpeck.usc.edu/events/conversations-dr-smith-maddox-us-representative-karen-bass
Camille Gear Rich was invited to teach a special session of her course, Racial Ambiguity Blues, at UVA Law School
Please see here for more: https://gould.usc.edu/about/news/?id=4814
Leimert Park Rising - 11th Annual Juneteenth Heritage Festival Celebrating Black Independence Day
Friday, June 19, 2020
Leimert Park Village at Degnan & 43rd Place
Join us as we celebrate Juneteenth with shared life experiences, music and dance, while remembering the lives lost this year, uplifting the collective movement for civil rights, and honoring the cultural contributions of Black America.
Friday, June 19
11:00 AM PDT