Diversity Think Forum—”From Pain to Progress: The State of Racial Justice in the U.S. in the Aftermath of the George Floyd Killing”

To commemorate homecoming 2020, the CWRU Office for Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity (OIDEO) will host a Diversity Think Forum on racial injustice in the U.S. Thursday, Oct. 8, from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

The discussion will be moderated by Robert L. Solomon, vice president of the OIDEO, and feature panelists: 

  • Frank Whitfield (MGT ’19), mayor of Elyria, Ohio, and former CEO of the Lorain County Urban League;
  • Ayesha Bell Hardaway, co-director of the Social Justice Institute and assistant professor at the School of Law;
  • Alexandria Johnson Boone (MGT ‘81) chair and founder of the Women of Color Foundation, president and CEO of Gap Communications Group and a member of OIDEO Visiting Committee; and
  • Trina Evans, executive vice president and director of corporate center for KeyCorp. Evans leads the company’s shared services for several divisions, including enterprise communications, community relations, sustainability, and diversity and inclusion.

This event is sponsored by the Office for Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity and CWRU Corporate Relations.

Register for the event.