FAS Diversity Conference - A Decade of Dialogue


Thursday, April 25, 2019, 8:15am to 1:00pm


Glass Box Suite, 10th Floor, Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Campus Center

FAS Diversity Conference: A Decade of Dialogue

Tim Wise, Keynote Speaker

Over the last ten years, the FAS Diversity Dialogue Series has sparked conversation about diversity, equality and inclusion in the FAS community and beyond. Join us for a retrospective look at diversity and inclusion, a discussion of current issues, and practical guidance on how we can move toward greater inclusion and belonging at Harvard.

We are pleased to announce that our keynote speaker will be Tim Wise, prominent anti-racism writer, educator, and activist. A moderated discussion with Tim will be led by Renee Graham, an associate editor and columnist at the Boston Globe.




The morning will include:

8:15 am - 8:45 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:45 am – 9:15 am Conference Kick Off, Introduction, Opening Remarks

9:15 am - 10:25 am Panel: From Diversity to Inclusion and Belonging: Will What Got Us Here Take Us There Moderated by Renee Graham, The Boston Globe; Race Relations, Allison Manswell; Cultural Intelligence, Sandra Upton; LGBTQ, Stephanie Huckel; Storytelling/Anti-Bias, Michael Fosberg

      10:25 am            Break

10:35 am - 11:25 am Keynote with Tim Wise and Q&A

11:25 am - 11:40 am Special Presentation 

11:40 am - 12:10 pm Lunch

12:10 pm - 12:40 pm Moderated conversation and Q&A with Tim and Renee

12:40 pm - 12:50 pm Closing Remark

1:00 pm Book Signing with Tim Wise