Speaker(s): Gina Vanacore, Ph.D. (she/her/hers) Panelist(s): Michelle Castillo, B.B.A. (she/her/hers), Valerie Martinez-Ebers, Ph.D. (she/her/hers), Harold Woodard, M.A. (he/him/his) Keywords: Access and Equitable Practices, Ally Development and Coalition Building, Identity, Institutional Transformation, Organizational Development, Identity-Based and Other Diversity Programming, Recruitment and Retention
This session will include faculty and staff that represent the Martial Eagles, Latin Dreams, and CAN communities in Housing and Residence Life at UNT. This workshop will detail what these communities are, why and how they were created, and crucial considerations that were made in the development process. It will also cover where the programs are now and what others should consider when creating inclusive spaces in their offices/departments/institutions/places of employment.