Members of the Case Western Reserve University community can
join a Sustained Dialogue group this fall to help make a positive impact on
Now in its sixth year, the CWRU Sustained Dialogue program
brings together individuals from various backgrounds to discuss campus, local
and national issues of concern, including diversity and inclusion matters.
Dialogue groups are forming now; those interested can apply via CampusGroups. The deadline to apply is Sept. 27.
Groups meet weekly to share their experiences and
perspectives, and work collectively to suggest ways to make the campus more
welcoming and inclusive. The program is open to CWRU students, staff and
faculty. No experience or special skills are needed to participate.
Benefits of Sustained Dialogue include:
Meeting individuals from across the campus;
Developing new friendships;
Enhancing your communication and listening
Learning how to effectively engage in critical
Gaining tools for and comfort in engaging with
individuals from various backgrounds; and
The Office for Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity,
the Office for First-Year Experience and Family Programs and the Division of
Student Affairs–Office of Multicultural Affairs sponsor the program.