ODI sponsors many conferences that provide engaged dialogue and training through speakers, presentations, and workshops.
National Conference on Diversity, Race & Learning
The Annual National Conference on Diversity, Race & Learning focuses on issues of diversity, cultural inclusion and acceptance. The conference offers a multi-leveled examination of diversity and its implementation within institutions of higher education, the corporate world, and the larger community.
Post-Baccalaureate Preparation Conference
The conference helps with preparation for post-baccalaureate career options that require additional education in graduate or professional school. This conference helps under-represented students served by ODI understand the graduate and professional school application process and to gather information and data for admissions consideration across disciplines.
Student Parent Support Symposium
This nationally-acclaimed symposium brings together professionals to discuss best practices, challenges, program models, and collaboration with community resources when working with single parents, low-income parents, and their families and promoting support services in higher education for these unique populations.