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DEI Events

 

This is a collection of what is deemed to be events having impacts on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.  

 

See the Diversity Beam for notable DEI projects. 

 

 

Start Date Title Description Tags
Nov 17, 2021 06:30 PM RISING Beyond Barriers: Challenges and Opportunities in Education and the Workforce ('Diversity', 'Diversity Council', 'youth', 'Education', 'NAACP')
Nov 16, 2021 07:00 PM Chinese Community: Overall Consideration of the Cov-d-19 Vaccine Affliation with Project HEALINGS to inform the public. In this case Chinese Community. ('diversity', 'covid', 'Health', 'Asian', 'Covid', 'education')
Nov 10, 2021 06:30 PM RISE Up, RISE High: Empowering our Community’s Youth ('Diversity', 'Diversity Council', 'youth', 'Education', 'NAACP')
Nov 05, 2021 11:00 AM Rochester Area Foundation DEI Event (By Invitation) Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Practitioner gathering facilitated by RAF’s DEI Committee ('Diversity', 'governance', 'Rochester Area Foundation', 'openbeam')
Nov 04, 2021 06:30 PM RISING Together: A Conversation About Creating Equitable Pathways ('diversity', 'NAACP')
Nov 04, 2021 08:30 AM Mayo Clinic: Rise for Equity: Reflect, Inspire, Strength & Empower 2021 ('diversity', 'America City for Health', 'education', 'Health')
Oct 27, 2021 09:00 AM NORTHEAST MINNESOTA EQUITY SUMMIT: OCT. 27 The Equity Summit is an opportunity for community leaders, businesses, educators, creatives, workforce and economic development, government, health care, philanthropy, and YOU to engage around themes related to diversity, equity, and inclusion and forge a more inclusive future in northeast Minnesota. ('tech', 'Diversity')
Oct 27, 2021 08:30 AM Explore Careers in Construction ('Diversity', 'workforce')
Oct 26, 2021 05:30 PM Community Health Assessment and Planning Updates to DC Board ('diversity', 'Health/Wellness', 'Health', 'diversity council')
Oct 21, 2021 04:30 PM CMRC October Meeting Topics: Olmsted County on the Joint Study regarding racism as a public health issue and concern. Some helpful information from Diversity Council about focus groups being held by Rochester Public Library! ('diversity', 'Diversity Council', 'welcoming', 'CMRC', 'openbeam', 'Diversity', 'cmrc')
Oct 20, 2021 11:00 AM Racism and the Economy Series: Focus on the Wealth Divide ('diversity', 'openbeam', 'Entrepreneurship')
Oct 16, 2021 10:00 AM Project HEALINGS Retreat ('diversity', 'Health', 'cmrc', 'Covid')
Oct 12, 2021 12:00 PM MPR Presents MN Diverse Communities Lunch and Learn ('MPR', 'Diversity')
Oct 07, 2021 10:30 AM Meet and Learn from Certified Minority-Owned Construction Business Owners ('Education', 'Diversity', 'workforce')
Oct 02, 2021 12:00 PM Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff ('mental health', 'Diversity', 'public safety', 'health', 'Education')
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Upcoming Events
Human Library at Rochester Public Library May 16, 2022 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM — Rochester Public Library 101 2nd Street Southeast, Rochester, MN 55904
Commemoration of Peace Plaza May 18, 2022 01:30 PM - 06:00 PM
The Arc Minnesota Call for Visual Artists (Application Deadline) May 20, 2022 05:00 PM - 05:10 PM
Rochester PRIDE May 21, 2022 11:30 AM - 05:30 PM — Soldiers Field Park, Rochester, MN
2022 Minnesota Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit May 23, 2022 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
Human Library for Mayo Department (Private Event) May 23, 2022 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM — Zoom
June 2022 HAPP Meeting Jun 08, 2022 07:30 AM - 09:00 AM — Teams
Rochester Area Foundation DEI Practitioner Luncheon (By Invitation) Jun 10, 2022 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
UMR Summer Reconect Jun 23, 2022 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM — TBD
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May 02, 2022: Housing Alliance Coalition

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May 02, 2022: Project HEALINGS of MN

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April 28, 2022: United Way of Olmsted County

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