Diversity Matters x LSU SVM

September 11-12, 2015

Diversity Matters Seminar

Cultural Competency, Diversity and Inclusivity: An imperative for success in our multicultural society

The purpose of this event is to educate, encourage and inspire attendees to reflect on attitudes about cultural competency, diversity and inclusivity and how they affect our daily lives in and outside of the institutions we learn work, and strive to succeed in.
Day two will focus on the positive side of taking on debt to further your education and how to become empowered.


Registration is required. Deadline is Friday, September 4.


3.5 Hours of approved CE credit for veterinarians.

 

SEPTEMBER 11: CULTURAL COMPETENCY SEMINAR

LOCATION: LSU SVM AUDITORIUM


8-9 a.m. Impact of cultural competency and incompetency


9:30-10:30 a.m. Learning to recruit diverse students, faculty and staff


11-11:45 a.m. Book Signing with Dr. Patti Rose


12:00-1p.m. Keynote Address
Cultural competency, Diversity and Inclusivity: An imperative for success in our multicultural society

 

SEPTEMBER 12: FORGIVENESS FOR YOUR STUDENT LOANS—A SURVIVAL GUIDE

LOCATION: LSU SVM AUDITORIUM


9-9:45 a.m. FORCE (Focus, Organization, Readiness, Control and Empowerment)


10-10:45 a.m. Student loan repayment and how to avoid default


11:00-12:00 p.m. Student Panel with Q & A and Lunch


Goals: Learn to deal with the burden of student loans


Feel better about yourself, your family and your profession as well as the financial worries of obtaining an education


Learn to feel OK about having a loan


Learn to take control of the process of loans and avoiding default

 

Register for September 11 Morning Session

 

Register for September 11 Afternoon Session

 

Register for September 12 Session

 

Speaker Bio: Dr. Patti Rose

Contact

Dr. Lorrie Gaschen

Associate Dean for Diversity and Faculty Affairs

lgaschen@lsu.edu

 

 

Diversity Matters x LSU SVM is generously supported by

braf

zoetis

 

scavma

 

universal imaging

 

cfcu

 

royal canin

 

purina

 

diversity council

 

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