2015 Northeastern IGR Conference
Saratoga Springs, New York
June 7-10, 2015
The Intergroup Relations Program (IGR) at Skidmore College is pleased to invite your participation in an inaugural Northeastern IGR Conference. This conference will bring together individuals from colleges and universities in the Northeast who have developed (or an interest in developing) intergroup dialogue programs, courses, and co-curricular events in their local settings.
- KEYNOTE SPEAKERS from Sylvia Hurtado (Professor, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies and Director of the Higher Education Research Institution, University of California, Los Angeles) and Joe Feagin (Ella McFadden Professor in Sociology, Texas A&M University).
- 8 BREAKOUT SESSIONS
- An AUTHOR PANEL, featuring Patricia Gurin (Dialogue Across Difference: Practice, Theory, and Research on Intergroup Dialogue, Russell Sage Foundation 2013, with Biren Nagda and Ximena Zúñiga), Kelly Maxwell (Facilitating Intergroup Dialogue: Bridging Differences, Catalyzing Change, Stylus Publishing 2011, with Biren Nagda and Monita Thompson), and Ximena Zúñiga (Engaging Difference, Social Identities, and Social Justice, Routledge 2013, with Gretchen Lopez and Kristie Ford).
- Fantastic opportunities to MEET, NETWORK, DISCUSS, and SHARE with those in the region involved in the unique work of intergroup dialogue – we hope you’ll join us!
Director, Program on Intergroup Relations
Associate Professor of Sociology
Assistant Director, Program on Intergroup Relations
Assistant Professor of Sociology