Campus Lectures and Programs

  • Dignity and Respect Campaign Kick-Off - January 16, 2018
  • Cultural Competency Lecture Series: Engaging with Controversial Art - January 16, 2019

Beth A. Zinsli & Elizabeth Carlson


  • Cultural Competency Lecture Series: Engaging with Controversial Art - November 6, 2018

Stephen M. Sieck & Matthew R. Arau


  • Cultural Competency Lecture Series: Wellness & Self Care - September 21, 2017

  • Cultural Competency Lecture Series: Gender - February 24, 2017
Helen Boyd Kramer, Lecturer, Gender Studies Department
  • Cultural Competency Lecture Series: Accessibility - Jan 27, 2017​
Reframing Disability: Designing Inclusive Classrooms and Communities

Meghan Lally, M.A. Lawrence University's Accessibility Services Coordinator & Academic Skills Specialist


Video Resources

RACE - The power of an illusion
"RACE—The Power of an Illusion was first broadcast and released back in 2003. The three-part documentary series asks a question so basic it’s rarely raised: What is this thing called ‘race’? What we discovered was that many of our conventional assumptions about race—for instance, that the world's peoples can be divided biologically along racial lines—are wrong. Yet the costs of racism are very real, and can even have biological consequences." - Larry Adelman


Five Tips for Being an Ally

By Franchesca "Chescaleigh" Ramsey on YouTube.




Playing With Perceptions - TED Radio Hour Talk on NPR

TED Radio Hour: Playing with Perceptions

Where do stereotypes come from? Why do some perceptions persist, and is there any truth or value to the assumptions we make? In this TED radio hour, TED speakers examine the consequences of stereotypes.


Sometimes You're A Caterpillar






5 Top TED Talks on Inclusion and Diversity


The Danger Of A Single Story
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, novelist





Inclusion, Exclusion, Illusion and Collusion
Dr. Helen Turnbull, CEO Human Facets and I&D expert





Did You Hear About the Iranian-American?
Maz Jobrani, comedian and actor





Cultural Difference in Business
Valerie Hoeks, founder China Inroads





The Paradox of Diversity
Dr. Marilyn Sanders Mobley, VP for Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity at Case Western Reserve University