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Collaborative Musings: Conversations on Cultural Awareness, Access, and Partnerships - Wed. April 21st, 12-2:30 pm

Librarian Au, with 2 students at a table for an outside even

What activities do the major organizations on campus that support Asian, African American, Latino, and foreign students conduct?

How can the libraries help these organizations to further student engagement and learning?

The Rutgers University Libraries invites members of the Rutgers community to a panel discussion that will consider these and other questions. The panel discussion, "Collaborative Musings: Conversations on Cultural Awareness, Access, and Partnerships", will be held on Wednesday, April 21st from 12:00 noon to 2:30 pm in the Pane Room (1st floor) of Alexander Library. The event will feature the following speakers:

  • Marcy P. Cohen, director – Center for International Faculty and Student Services
  • Carlos Fernandez, director – Center for Latino Arts and Culture
  • Prosper Goodonoo, director – Paul Robeson Cultural Center
  • Ji H. Lee, director – Asian American Cultural Center
  • Dr. Clement A. Price, director – Institute on Ethnicity, Culture and the Modern Experience; Co-chair – Committee to Advance Our Common Purposes
  • Moderator: Triveni Kuchi, chair – Libraries Advisory Committee on Diversity

Each speaker will share information about their center or committee, its purpose, goals, activities, and accomplishments. They will comment as well on their expectations and share suggestions on how to work with the Libraries to advance their goals.

A buffet lunch will be served at this event.

For more information on this event, please contact Marilyn Wilt at mrwilt@rci.rutgers.edu or 732/932-7505, ext. 306. To RSVP send an email to events@rci.rutgers.edu or call the Libraries Administration reception desk at 732/932-7505.

Posted March 26, 2010