3:30 p.m. - "Improving the Climate for Diversity"
Dr. Orlando Taylor, Dean of the Graduate School and Vice Provost of Research at Howard University
4 p.m. - Awards presented by President Bernstine,
5 p.m. - Reception
Orlando L. Taylor is Vice Provost for Research, Dean of the Graduate School, and Professor of Communications at Howard University. Dean Taylor is recognized nationally for his work on diversity and inclusion issues, including preparing the next generation of college and university faculty members and enhancing access and equity in higher education. He currently leads Howard's efforts and 13 other leading research universities in making doctoral education more responsive to societal needs and student interests.
The event will be held in the Smith Center Ballroom, 3rd floor. Please RSVP to the Center for Academic Excellence, 503-725-5642, or email@example.com