Dialogue and Discussion
Series on Diversity
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion's Dialogue and Discussion Series on Diversity offers The Ohio State University faculty, staff and students an opportunity to explore topics that impact diversity on the university’s campus. This annual discussion series promotes excellence through diversity while enhancing the educational experience for the Ohio State community.
2017 Series Highlights
"That's Cray!" Stigma & Challenges Related to Mental Health in Communities of Color
October 25, 2017
Panelists addressed how communities of color perceive and approach mental health as well as discussing mental health professionals’ observations when interacting with communities of color.
Immigration Policies and Students from Undocumented Families
September 27, 2017
The first Dialogue and Discussion on Diversity focused on these questions: how do we identify and integrate immigration status as a form of social difference in our educational spaces? What are the implications of the recent decision to end DACA? Dr. Sarah Gallo discussed her research on undocumented status and schooling, and attendees participated in conversations that recognized and incorporated immigration status as a form of social difference for university community members.