A WMPRSA SIGNATURE EVENT
Own Your Privilege: ‘West Michigan Nice’ Is Not An Inclusion Strategy
Our culture as a country is more polarized than ever. At the same time, words like inclusion, diversity, and equity are gaining traction as buzz words. Too often, these phrases are nothing more than lip service. As communicators we are responsible for starting and maintaining key conversations within our community. This event is designed for communication leaders, to grow with tools and perspective, to truly support equity in our community and step away from “West Michigan Nice.”
Over the course of the evening you will:
Hear real-life stories from your neighbors and colleagues about life in West Michigan
Get the opportunity to learn about equity work gaining traction in our community
Unpack your own privilege and think through what you can do to promote equity in our community
Host: Inclusive Performance Strategies
Doors open for registration/networking: 5 pm
Program start: 5:45 pm
FEES: $35.00 per professional / $15.00 per student
A portion of ticket sales will go toward forming a WMPRSA diversity, inclusion, & equity fund for exceptional student experiences.
Please RSVP by October 31.