17th Annual Diversity Issues in Higher Education Conference to Tackle Today’s Climate of Hate

Hear Perspectives of Charlottesville Vice Mayor Dr. Wes Bellamy, Author Eileen Gale Kugler, and Other Social Justice Leaders at Berkeley College on Friday, November 17  The American Conference on Diversity in collaboration with Berkeley College will hold the 17th Annual Diversity Issues in Higher Education Conference – “Making Meaning of Today’s Cultural Climate” –on Friday, November…

NJ’s Commercial Real Estate Industry Unites to Build More Inclusive and Just Schools & Award George Sowa the 2017 Humanitarian of the Year

  Greater Trenton Founding CEO and the 2017 Commercial Real Estate Humanitarian Award honoree George Sowa addressed a packed room of bankers, real estate professionals, and economic development and community leaders last week in West Orange, NJ, thanking them for supporting the critical work of the American Conference on Diversity (ACOD) to unite diverse communities…

There Is No Place for Hate in New Jersey

A Message from American Conference on Diversity  President & CEO Elizabeth Williams-Riley Death and injury — the horrifying outcome of “Unite the Right” protests in Charlottesville, Va. — paint a clear picture of hatred and bigotry in action. The American Conference on Diversity, its colleagues, and supporters condemn and stand in opposition to perpetrators of…

American Conference on Diversity to Honor Legendary George Sowa of Greater Trenton with Real Estate Humanitarian Award

The American Conference on Diversity will host the 2017 Commercial Real Estate Networking Reception and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, October 4 (11:30 am – 1:30 pm), at Mayfair Farms in West Orange, NJ. This significant industry-wide event – which brings together bankers, real estate professionals, and economic development and community leaders to recognize the civic contributions of…

The American Conference on Diversity Welcomes D&I Leader Gloria McDonald to the Staff

The American Conference on Diversity is pleased to announce the addition of Gloria McDonald to the staff. In her role as Associate Administrator, she will oversee daily operations and help expand the statewide nonprofit’s diversity and inclusion education and training services. “The American Conference on Diversity is excited to have Gloria’s expertise and extensive D&I…