Month: October 2017

2017 Quarter 4 Review – Tri-State Diversity Council

Greetings from Peter Wilson, Chair of the Tri-State Diversity Council’s Board of Directors. Welcome to the Tri-State Diversity Council’s Quarter 4 Newsletter. We would first like to welcome our newest Bronze corporate partners – New Jersey Resources and Travelers – to the Tri-State Diversity Council. We look forward to working with these organizations to promote the importance of diversity and inclusion programs in the workplace and community. Our Board of Directors will hold our annual in-person strategic planning session to outline a plan for achieving continued growth in 2018. Not only will our Board members share what they believe...

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2017 Quarter 4 Review – Illinois Diversity Council

We would like to welcome you to the fourth edition of the 2017 Illinois Diversity Council Newsletter. We are very excited about our past accomplishments and look forward to a robust agenda in 2018. This past quarter, the Illinois Diversity Council hosted our our 2017 Women in Leadership Symposiums in Bloomington and Chicago on August 30 and 31, respectively. These half-day events brought together a diverse mix of successful women leaders who, through the discussion of topics relevant to today’s issues, educated, inspired and encouraged women to reflect on their own goals and status. For more information on these wonderful...

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2017 Quarter 4 Review – Georgia Diversity Council

We would like to welcome you to the fourth edition of the 2017 Georgia Diversity Council Newsletter. We are very excited about our past accomplishments and look forward to a robust agenda in 2018. This past quarter, the council hosted our 8th Annual Leadership Conference on October 20. This full day event afforded organizations the opportunity to explore tools and resources necessary to build diverse workforces and remain competitive on the global stage. It also provided a valuable opportunity for individuals to network together and grow in their knowledge of diversity and leadership. For more information about this wonderful event,...

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Hidden Figures in Legal Profession

Imagine this setting. You are sitting at the “counsel table” by yourself in a large, dark-wood paneled federal courtroom. There are people sitting in the gallery. Everybody is waiting for the judge to come out and start his morning call. A white, male attorney, most likely in his late sixties, walks up to your side, bends over to speak into your ear and says “Sorry, hun, the family of the criminal defendants sit over there” as he points to the pews in the gallery. And you respond with “Counsel, I am an attorney and belong here.” This exchange did...

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Georgia Diversity Council To Host 2017 Year End Mixer

The Georgia Diversity Council will be hosting the 2017 Year End Mixer on December 7, 2017 at Cox Enterprises offices in Atlanta. This event is free and open to all who wish to socialize with business professionals committed to diversity and inclusion. The event will be a time to celebrate the winter holidays and the GADC leadership team achievements, while networking with local professionals and enjoying food and drink. The mixer will also feature a toy drive, so please bring donations to the event. Leaders in diversity and inclusion will be spotlighted during the event, which will include recognition...

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2018 Publication Calendar

First Quarter
February 23

Second Quarter
May 25

Third Quarter
August 24

Fourth Quarter
November 2

Corporate Partners

To be decided.