Michigan Engineering DEI Summit 2021

Moving toward equity-centered engineering

WHERE: Virtual

WHEN: November 13, 2021 8:30 am-5:30 pmADD TO CALENDAR

Michigan Engineering DEI Summit 2021: Moving toward equity-centered engineering

Join us for an engaging two-week virtual series designed for students, faculty and staff.

Sessions include a keynote presentation from Dean Alec D. Gallimore, panels and presentations from Michigan Engineering leaders, a creative arts presentation, professional development workshops and lightning talks.

Through these sessions our community will reflect on our collective DEI journey and celebrate our past accomplishments, while looking ahead to a future focused on equity-centered engineering.


Monday 11/8. 8:30-10:00am
Cultivating equity-centered engineering: A culture shift and practical implementation

Tuesday 11/9. 12:00-1:30pm
Understanding how stereotype threat, imposter syndrome and growth mindset affect student learning

Wednesday 11/10. 12:00-1:00pm
DEI lecture series – Whole health and you

Thursday 11/11. 12:00-1:00pm
Intro to deaf culture and American Sign Language (ASL)

Thursday 11/11. 4:30-6pm | Student session
Bystander intervention workshop: CiU!-ABR

Friday 11/12. 1:00-2:00pm
DEI faculty grant lightning talks

Monday 11/15. 1:00-2:00pm
DEI department leads lightning talks

Tuesday 11/16. 11:30am-1pm | Faculty Session
Bystander intervention workshop: CiU!-ABR

Wednesday 11/17. 11:30-12:30pm. Faculty and staff presentation
Watch party and moderated discussion – The Guild

Wednesday 11/17. 4:30-5:30pm. Student presentation
Watch party and moderated discussion – The Guild

Thursday 11/18. 5:00-6:30pm.
EnginTalks: embodying equity-centered engineering