Fifteen Ways to Celebrate Diversity This Week at Michigan Ross
Students come from all over the country and the world to attend Michigan Ross, which makes it a pretty amazing place.
This week, you’re invited take a moment to celebrate, learn, and connect with the Ross community during a special series of events. The Ross Student Government Association has organized Diversity Week, with plenty of activities, lectures, and discussions taking place on the Ross campus.
MONDAY, FEB. 12
A Live Recording of Business Beyond Usual Podcast
Join Ramu Annamalai, host of the Ross podcast "Business Beyond Usual", for a talk show style dialogue with Ross staff, faculty, and students on the past year's events and controversial topics related to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
LISTEN to the recording:
Diversity in the Classroom: Design Thinking Pop-Up Workshop with Ross Faculty
Featured faculty: Ryan Ball, Jeffrey Sanchez-Burks, Carolyn Yoon
1:00-2:00pm | B3580
Screening & discussion of Wind River:
A film on that brings awareness to issues faced by Native Americans on the reservation
6:30-9:00pm | Blau Colloquium
TUESDAY, FEB. 12
MBW Allies presents "Why Can't We Agree on Consent?"
9:00-10:30am | Blau Corner Commons (B1590)
MBW presents "Your Identity at Work"
The Choices We Make in Appearance
1-2:00pm | B2560
Story Lab presents "Ross Winter Diaries"
5:30-7:00pm | Robertson Auditorium
- Ignacio Calvo MBA ’18, Rachel England MBA ’18
- Nathalie Flores MBA ’19, Eric Krostich MBA/MS ’18
- Rajiv Khattar MBA ’19, Bidnam Lee MBA ’19
- Charisse Wilkins, MBA ’19
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 14
HBSA presents "Moving On Up":
Upward Mobility & Leadership after Ross
12:00-1:00pm | B3570
MBA Council presents "Health Body, Healthy Mind"
12:45-2:00pm | Ross Colloquium
Developing a ground-up DEI Strategy:
Design Thinking Pop-up Workshop with the Erb Student Advisory Board
3:00-4:00pm | Blau Corner Commons (B1590)
Risky Business presents "Diversity Week Playlist Party"
5:30-6:30pm | Blau Corner Commons (B1590)
THURSDAY, FEB. 15
Tech Club presents "Tech Cities"–– Can tech uplift a community without gentrifying it?
1:00-2:00pm | R0320
Out for Business presents MBgAy
7:00pm doors open | 8:00pm show starts
FRIDAY, FEB. 16=
MBA Christian Fellowship presents "Faith in Business":
An Interfaith Discussion of How Beliefs Impact Business
1:00-2:00pm | B0570
BBSA + Detroit R&B present
Charles Wright Museum of African American History Tour
10:30am-6:00pm | Detroit
SATURDAY, FEB. 17
Net Impact + the Partners' Club present "Brunch & Brainstorm"
Whether companies should establish programs that seek to recruit underrepresented minorities, what organizations can do to ensure equal gender representation in leadership, & more!
11:30am-1:00pm | R0320