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ROCHESTER REGIONAL COUNCIL MEETINGS For WDN/GRDC Members Only
The National Coalition Building Institute, Rochester, NY Inc. presents WELCOMING DIVERSITY: Mastering the courage to intervene without alienating on Thursday, September 14 at Starbridge. Learn more and register here »
Join the YWCA for their 11th Annual Empowering Women Luncheon on Wednesday, September 27 from 12:00 to 1:30 PM at the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center. Learn more and register here »
Rochester is proud to welcome Debby Irving on October 19 & 20 to St. John Fisher College for, Business, Leadership and Race: A Unique Opportunity for Business Leaders. Irving is a noted speaker, educator and author. She will lead a pair of events that will provide a deeper understanding of the forces that often undermine best intentions as business leaders strive to keep pace with our changing workforce. Learn more and register here »
Privilege Will Rock You to Sleep By Joe Gerstandt
I benefit from a tremendous amount of privilege. I have, throughout my life, received the benefit of the doubt, from people, organizations, and institutions, including when I did not deserve it
Harrity Pledge and Challenge
By Mauricio Velasquez
At a recent Association of Legal Administrators, Washington, DC Chapter meeting – John Harrity, Managing Partner and Diversity Partner of Harrity & Harrity was on a panel and presenting his firm’s Diversity and Inclusion Journey.