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There are currently no CI diversity, equity and inclusion events scheduled but you can check out UK's DEI events calendar by clicking here.

Past Events

Align: Academic Writing Virtual Retreat

  • Date: Friday, April 21, 2023
  • Speaker: Cathy Mazak
  • Topic: Professional development designed to support women and non-binary faculty to manage time and align their responsibilities to reach their goals

CI Research Seminar Series: Fatima Espinoza-Vasquez

  • Date: Wednesday, February 8, 2023
  • Topic: Addressing Sociotechnical Infrastructure with the Latinx Community

CI Lunch & Learn: Teaching Neurodivergent Students

  • Date: Thursday, February 16, 2023
  • Speaker: John Caldora
  • Recording: Click here.

Ashley Westerman: From UK to Ukraine

  • Date: Thursday, January 26, 2023
  • Speaker: Ashley Westerman

CI Lunch & Learn: Small Changes - Big Impact Inclusive Syllabi in the Classroom

  • Date: Monday, November 14, 2022
  • Speakers: Evan Brody, Don Lowe, Firaz Peer, Elizabeth Spencer

CI Research Seminar Series: Firaz Peer

  • Date: Wednesday, February 23, 2022
  • Topic: All Data Are Human: The Human Infrastructure of Civic Data

2022 Angelo B. Henderson Lecture: Bruce Johnson

  • Date: Thursday, February 10, 2022
  • Topic: Surviving Deep Waters
  • Recording: Click here.


CI Research Seminar Series: William Howe

  • Date: Wednesday, November 10, 2021
  • Topic: Military Veterans and Society: Communication, Identity and Reintegration to the Civilian World
  • Recording: Click here.

CI Research Seminar Series: Evan Brody

  • Date: Wednesday, October 13, 2021
  • Topic: Ambivalent Visibility: LGBTQIA+ Sports Communities and Critical/Cultural Communication Studies
  • Recording: Click here.

Virginia Moore: Communicating for all Kentuckians

  • Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2021
  • Topic: Accessibility and inclusivity during a global pandemic.
  • Recording: Click here.

CI Lunch and Learn

  • Date: Wednesday, September 29, 2021
  • Topic: Accommodating the Deaf and Hard of Hearing in the Classroom

CI Research Seminar Series: Sarah Barriage and Shannon Oltmann

  • Date: Wednesday, April 14, 2021
  • Topic: Drag Queen Storytimes: Library Staff Perspectives and Experiences
  • Recording: Click here.

Creating Space for Dialogue Workshop: Crossroads Civic Engagement Center

  • Date: Wednesday, March 31, 2021
  • Topic: Virtual workshop presented by the Crossroads Civic Engagement Center from the University of Alabama that helps us open up in the workplace and in our personal lives by allowing us to practice skills on active listening, sharing and understanding.
  • Presentation Slides: Click here.

CI Friday Forum: CELT

  • Date: Friday, March 5, 2021
  • Topic: Equitable Pedagogy

2021 Angelo B. Henderson Lecture: Wesley Lowery

  • Date: Tuesday, February 9, 2021
  • Topic: Covering Social Justice in the Era of Social Media
  • Recording: Click here.

'Women in the Gaming Industry' Panel

  • Date: Thursday, October 22, 2020
  • Recording: Click here.

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