Seminar: 10 Skills to Increase Your Diversity Competence
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 from 2:00 PM to 3:15 PM (EDT)
All UMDNJ Faculty, Staff & Students are welcome to attend this event
Sponsor: Diversity Committee at UMDNJ-School of Nursing
10 Skills to Increase Your Community’s Diversity Competence
What: Live video seminar
Questions/comments may be submitted via email during the event.
When: Tuesday, July 13, 2010 ~ 2 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. (EDT)
Where: Stanley Bergen Building, Auditorium # 3, UMDNJ-Newark
Presenter: Maura J. Cullen, Ed.D.
"I call Maura the Lily Tomlin or Whoopi Goldberg of the diversity circuit. You will laugh one minute and be teary-eyed the next. Your school or organization will be forever changed"
A highly-acclaimed diversity trainer, Maura Cullen earned a doctorate in Social Justice and Diversity Education from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Since 1987, she has educated and inspired people in over 400 universities and organizations on how to be more inclusive and authentic when communicating with others.
She is the author of the book 35 Dumb Things Well-Intented People Say: Surprising Things We Say That Widen the Diversity Gap. She is the Founder of the Diversity Student Summit and is a founding faculty member of the Social Justice Training Institute. Dr. Cullen has presented her dynamic seminars and speaking engagements through the United States, Canada, and Australia.
If you are unable to attend on July 13, please watch for announcements about screenings of the recorded event to be made accessible to UMDNJ team members at Newark, Stratford and other campuses.
To view Maura's CV, click here>>>
When & Where
UMDNJ-School of Nursing
UMDNJ-School of Nursing offers an innovative program of nursing education from entry level to doctoral degree. Its graduate education program, the largest in the state, includes a master's degree program with many specialty options.
Extensive continuing education programs are available to nurses throughout the state.
The School provides healthcare services through a mobile program serving Essex and Union Counties and a community health center in Camden County, NJ.
With the pending integration of UMDNJ into Rutgers University, effective July 1, we continue to admit students into all existing academic programs, which will continue as is.
To learn more, visit http://sn.umdnj.edu