Keynote Speaker

roger worthington

The keynote speaker for the 2018 January Conference, Constructive Classroom Conversations: Addressing Difficult Dialogues, will be Professor Roger L. Worthington, Ph.D., a national leader in diversity education, and the Chief Diversity Officer and Interim Associate Provost at the University of Maryland, College Park. 


Past January Conference Speakers


Dr. KerryAnn O'Meara is Professor of Higher Education, Director of the ADVANCE Program for Inclusive Excellence, and Affiliate Faculty in Women’s Studies at the University of Maryland, College Park. 



Dr. Carol Tecla Christ Carol is the 11th chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley. A celebrated scholar of Victorian literature, Christ is also well known as an advocate for quality, accessible public higher education, a proponent of the value of a broad education in the liberal arts and sciences, and a champion of women’s issues and diversity on college campuses.