16th Diversity Issues in Higher Education Conference at NJ City University Will Focus on Global D&I

  The American Conference on Diversity in collaboration with New Jersey City University (NJCU) will hold the 16th Annual Diversity Issues in Higher Education Conference on Friday, November 18 (9 am to 3 pm). This year’s theme is “The Charge to Lead Diversity and Inclusion in a Climate of Globalization.” This full-day conference is the…

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Position Statement on International Day of Peace

“Bigotry is cutting short innocent lives. Religious discrimination thrives. Homophobia breeds bias. Gender inequality exists. Economic disparities are prevalent. People who are differently abled still struggle for inclusion. Protests are happening worldwide! These are all indications of the work we still have to do to bring about peace and social justice around the globe. During…

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American Conference on Diversity Nominated for Diversity Academy Nonprofit Award for D&I Commitment

  The American Conference on Diversity has been nominated by the Diversity Academy Awards as an outstanding nonprofit for its commitment toward creating a more diverse and inclusive world. The diversity leadership development organization, along with 35 other companies and individuals nominated across 14 categories, will be recognized and the winners announced at the Diversity…

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The Orlando Massacre Is an Awakening for Unity!

  April 2014: A Missouri man with a long resume of anti-Semitism opened fire outside two Jewish centers, killing a 14-year-old boy, his grandfather, and a 53-year-old woman. June 2015: Nine people were massacred during Bible study in an historic black church in South Carolina. August 2015: The remains of 20-year-old Elisha Walker, a transgender…

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PwC Diversity Strategy Leader Jennifer Allyn Earns Corporate Ambassador Award

The American Conference on Diversity will honor an exceptional female executive on April 7: PwC’s Diversity Strategy Leader Jennifer Allyn. Ms. Allyn will be presented with the Corporate Ambassador Award for her tireless work to promote diversity initiatives within the workplace. As a Managing Director in the Office of Diversity for the US firm of…

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