Tag Archives: DEI

Announcing the DEI Fall Film Festival

The DEI Committee invites you to the DEI Fall Film Festival. Please join us for the first film, Change the Subject, which will take place on September 24 at 7:00 pm. The film will be accompanied by SLACK DEI- Channel chat. We will then have a film discussion via Zoom on September 25 at 11:00 am. You’re […]

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Dear John Lewis and Dear CT Vivian

In the wake of the passing of a pair of civil rights icons, John Lewis and CT Vivian, the DEI Committee invites you to share your thoughts about these men and the impact they have had on you. As news of the passing of John Lewis spread, my social media feed became loaded with stories […]

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SAVE THE DATE! Anti-Racist Forum for Emory Libraries

The DEI, LEAF, and LAC leadership will be hosting a second Anti-Racist Forum for Emory Libraries on July 29, 2020 at 11 am. A registration email will be forthcoming. In the meantime, please save the date! We want to ensure that this Forum serves you. Do you have a specific topic you would like to discuss […]

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Emory Libraries holds anti-racism forum

The Emory Libraries for Anti-Racism Forum was held on Monday in response to a nation-wide call for change following incidents of police brutality in recent weeks. Organized by the Emory Libraries Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Committee, LEAF, and the Librarians Assembly Council, 145 people attended the forum via Zoom and took part in large […]

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Emory to hold online solidarity vigil today for victims of racial violence

The Emory Libraries staff and administrators share the pain and frustration felt by the University and Atlanta communities over the ongoing racial injustice. Emory University will hold an online solidarity vigil today (Friday, June 5) at 4 p.m. to mourn the victims of racial violence and focus on the university’s vision for an anti-racist world. […]

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DEI announces upcoming information and training sessions

April InfoForum presentation invite The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee will be presenting at the last Spring InfoForum on Wednesday, April 10, 10:00-11:00 am. We invite you to join us and learn more about our work in progress and our goals going forward. Safe Space Training The Emory Safe Space program is a 3.5-hour training […]

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DEI Committee gives conference recommendations

Looking for diversity, equity, and inclusion related sessions and conferences? Here are some DEI Committee recommendations on what to attend this year: IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & Archives  August 6–7, 2019, Columbus, OH From the conference website: “IDEAL, formerly the National Diversity in Libraries Conference, aims to foster awareness […]

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