Welcome to Day 1 of the 2021 Diversity Symposium!

This email contains reminder information for today's sessions as well as the link for the ACT Film Festival partnership film, Hungry to Learn.

Hungry to Learn is now available for streaming!

Through a partnership with the ACT Film Festival, the Diversity Symposium is excited to provide free access to the film, Hungry to Learn, for all Symposium participants. Watching the film together with your families, offices, peers, and more is encouraged. Access the film at any point throughout the week of the Symposium.

Streaming Link for the film

Evaluation Link for Monday Sessions

Monday, October 25 Sessions

Access session descriptions and presenter info for Monday, October 25

9:00–10:30am Sessions

Assistance Animals: Defining, Differentiating, and Exploring the Service Dog/Handler Relationship (Zoom meeting)


Aspirations and Challenges of International STEM Scientists in the US (Zoom meeting)

This session will now be offered as a pre-recorded video due to scheduling conflicts. A link to the video will be emailed to all participants who registered for this session.

11:00am–12:00pm Yavilah McCoy Keynote

Presented in partnership with the Presidential Task Force for Jewish Inclusion and the Prevention of Antisemitism (Zoom webinar)


12:15–1:45pm Sessions

What Allies need to Know about Settler Colonialism: Disrupting Micro-Aggressions Directed at Indigenous Peoples

Due to unexpected circumstances, this presentation has been canceled. Additional information about a future offering will be provided once available. We apologize for the inconvenience!

A Discussion on the Current Assault on Critical Race Theory (Zoom meeting)


2:00–3:30pm Sessions

“Sissies,” “Cake-eaters,” and Effeminacy: Facing Anxieties about Gender and Sex at CSU Before 1925 (Zoom meeting)


Supporting CSU Students who are Undocumented - From Campus to Post COVID to Career (Zoom meeting)


To access the entire Diversity Symposium event information, including session descriptions, presenter names, and more, visit: