Strategic Academic Initiatives

Academic Affairs Division

USG Diversity & Inclusion Summit

The University System of Georgia continues to view diversity and inclusion as integral to institutional success. The underlying fundamental principle is of equal opportunity and equal treatment for all. To this end, the System strives to help USG institutions create an environment, which understands, fosters, and embraces the value of diversity and inclusion.

Important Announcement about the 2020 Diversity & Inclusion Summit

There will not be a virtual summit on October 30th. Instead, it will recorded and posted on the USG website.

What does this really mean?

  • There will not be a virtual summit on October 30th
  • The recordings will be posted online by the first week in December.
  • The recordings will include all sessions currently planned for the summit.
  • All USG institutional faculty, staff and students; and USO staff will have access to the proceedings.

What is required of you?

  • Patience and nothing else!
  • You will be notified when the link is posted.

I want to personally thank:

  • the Chief Diversity Officers for developing an outstanding summit and the willingness to accommodate this change of plans;
  • the presenters who agreed to share their research/accomplishments at the Summit and their willingness to be recorded;
  • and last but not least, the USG Conference & Events Team for their heroic efforts to overcome the technological glitches that seemed to rain upon us – and for their support as we create recordings of the summit.

Thank you for your continued support!

Stay tuned!

And stay safe!

Thanks a million!!!