American Conference on Diversity Statement on the Emanuel A.M.E. Tragedy

  If loves comes from the heart, where does hate come from? This is a question many of us are asking in light of the June 17, 2015 Emanuel A.M.E. Church murders. The nine victims were in one of the safest places they knew, in their house of worship. When those individuals left their homes,…

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Humanitarian Awards Gala Raises Funds for Critical Anti-Bias Youth Education in New Jersey

  American Conference on Diversity Board of Trustees, ACOD President & CEO Elizabeth Williams-Riley, and 2015 Humanitarian Award honorees (center): Working Mother Media Founder Carol Evans, Springboard Consulting Finance Director Elizabeth Ladu, Investors Bank President & CEO Kevin Cummings, and gender-rights advocate Babs Siperstein On April 2, more than 250 guests filled the ballroom at the…

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NJ’s Premier Diversity Issues in Higher Education Conference – Dedicated to the Memory of Rutgers Dr. Clement Price

Note: In honor of the recent loss of Rutgers University Dr. Clement Alexander Price (1945 – 2014), this year’s conference will be dedicated to his legacy. Dr. Price taught history at the Newark campus, where he was a Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor, and was an American Conference on Diversity 2004 Humanitarian Award honoree. The 14th Annual…

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L’Oréal USA’s SVP of Diversity & Inclusion Presents Keynote at “Dine for Diversity” Honoring South Central Jersey Diversity Champions

The American Conference on Diversity is pleased to present the “Dine for Diversity” luncheon on May 13 in Monroe Township, NJ. This exciting fundraising event, coordinated by our South Central Jersey Regional Community Network, will include an opportunity to network and learn from keynote speaker Angela Guy, L’Oreal USA’s SVP of Diversity and Inclusion, as…

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Honoring Diversity & Inclusion Leaders Essential to New Jersey’s Success!

The American Conference on Diversity Will Recognize U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, Award-Winning Journalist Soledad O’Brien, NJ Devils & New Jersey Natural Gas COO Kathleen Ellis at the 66th Anniversary State Dinner The American Conference on Diversity will celebrate the accomplishments of outstanding individuals and organizations committed to diversity and inclusion and essential to New Jersey’s…

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Multiculturalism, Our Diversity Mission & More: We Are Thankful for …

  During this special time of the year – as the American Conference on Diversity counts down our final days of a memorable 65th anniversary celebrating respect and understanding – our organization and the people we encounter via diversity-training sessions, educational forums, recognition events, social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Instagram), and dozens of other…

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Kudos to Our Board Members for Earning Top Rankings on The 2013 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies Lists

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Apr. 25, 2013 – NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — The American Conference on Diversity extends a warm congratulations to the following companies for making The 2013 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity and specialty lists. We are proud to have executive leaders who are influential in driving diversity and inclusion success within each of these organizations as…

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