2018 Summit On Race And Inclusion Logo

Hope College

Holland, MI

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The 2018 Summit will feature the following speakers. For more details about all seven of our nationally-recognized speakers, view their bios here, or click on their name below.

Keynote
Dr. Joy DeGruy

Breakout Sessions
Enrica Ruggs, Ph.D. – Business
Lucius Couloute – Community
H. Gerald Campano, Ph.D. – Education
Marcia Mount Shoop, M.Div., Ph.D. – Faith
Rachel Godsil – Gov’t/Policy
Carmen Green – Health

The Lakeshore Ethnic Diversity Alliance Summit on Race and Inclusion is an annual event that examines the effects of racial disparities and strategies for their elimination at a day-long conference involving hundreds of participants from across the state of Michigan. It’s designed to engage community members and key stakeholders in eliminating racial barriers in the lakeshore region.

Participants come to learn

  • How discrimination affects communities economically and socially
  • Understand how racial inclusion benefits everyone
  • Learn tools to make a positive difference in our community
  • Join others to develop concrete plans for shaping a prosperous, inclusive future

For more information, please contact us

Past Summit Outcome Reports

2017 Outcome Report

2017 Summit Outcome Report Cover

2016 Outcome Report

2016 Summit Outcome Report Cover

2015 Outcome Report

2015 Summit Outcome Report Cover