Select Page

Assembly Hall, 4th Floor, Rackham Building

  1. Events
  2. Venues
  3. Assembly Hall, 4th Floor, Rackham Building
Events at this venue
Today

DEI (and A, B, and J) Principles, Concepts, and Discourses: A Workshop for Graduate Students

Assembly Hall, 4th Floor, Rackham Building 915 East Washington Street, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

This workshop is designed to introduce graduate students to fundamental concepts of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), as well as accessibility, belonging, and justice (A, B, and J). Learning objectives for this workshop include: Defining and differentiating between key terms Understanding the historical contexts and antecedents shaping current DEI discourses and practices in higher education […]

Anti-Racist Community Engagement

Assembly Hall, 4th Floor, Rackham Building 915 East Washington Street, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Anti-Racist Community Engagement is an advanced interactive workshop for participants who are already familiar with both community engagement and anti-racism. We recommend the Ginsberg Center's Foundations of Community Engagement workshop as a pre-req. Participants will develop a deeper understanding of white supremacy in higher education community engagement, discuss various anti-racist practices to resist white supremacy […]

MORE (STUDENT): Getting Your Mentoring Relationship Off to a Good Start

Assembly Hall, 4th Floor, Rackham Building 915 East Washington Street, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

This workshop helps enhance the mentoring relationship between the student and faculty mentor by facilitating the development of shared expectations. Mentors and mentees work independently in separate sessions to identify their own objectives and styles, and consider strategies for dealing with possible challenges. Then, student-faculty pairs work together to develop a written mentoring plan as […]

MORE (FACULTY): Getting Your Mentoring Relationship Off to a Good Start

Assembly Hall, 4th Floor, Rackham Building 915 East Washington Street, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

This workshop helps enhance the mentoring relationship between the student and faculty mentor by facilitating the development of shared expectations. Mentors and mentees work independently in separate sessions to identify their own objectives and styles, and consider strategies for dealing with possible challenges. Then, student-faculty pairs work together to develop a written mentoring plan as […]

Anti-Racism in an Abroad Context

Assembly Hall, 4th Floor, Rackham Building 915 East Washington Street, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Structural racism in the United States is the normalization and legitimization of an array of dynamics—historical, cultural, institutional, and interpersonal—that routinely advantage whites while producing cumulative and chronic adverse outcomes for people of color. It is a system of hierarchy and inequity, primarily characterized by white supremacy—the preferential treatment, privilege, and power for white people […]

Navigating Difficult Conversations

Assembly Hall, 4th Floor, Rackham Building 915 East Washington Street, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

In this interactive session, Rackham experts in conflict resolution will discuss the ways in which conflict can manifest in our academic and personal spheres and will explore strategies to navigate and address difficult conversations. You will leave with concrete strategies for productive dialogue and clear communication, able to approach difficult conversations with more confidence in […]

CANCELLED: Institute for Social Change – Keynote: Community as a Rebellion

Assembly Hall, 4th Floor, Rackham Building 915 East Washington Street, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

5/5 UPDATE: Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled. Please join us for the Rackham Institute for Social Change Keynote with Dr. Lorgia García Peña! During this talk, Dr. García Peña will discuss community building and public scholarship by focusing on her book Community as Rebellion.

Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Breakfast

Assembly Hall, 4th Floor, Rackham Building 915 East Washington Street, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Graduate students do so much for our campus, and we want to thank you. Enjoy breakfast and network with fellow students as we kick off the week. Sponsored by Professional Development and Engagement, Rackham Graduate School Registration is required at https://myumi.ch/GkdJm. We want to ensure full and equitable participation in our events. If an accommodation […]