Community Forum on Campus Climate to be held Sept. 9

A Community Forum on Campus Climate will be held Sept. 9 in Benson University Center, Room 401.

Students, faculty and staff are invited to the forum to be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

The forum will focus on the progress Wake Forest has made as a community since the Deliberative Dialogue discussions on diversity and inclusion were held on campus last year. Information on the achievements of various action teams associated with the Deliberative Dialogue will be presented.

The forum will also focus attention on the University community’s next steps to address campus climate issues.

Speakers will include Provost Rogan Kersh, Chief Diversity Officer and Assistant Provost Barbee Oakes, and Vice President for Campus Life Penny Rue.

The forum will conclude with a question and answer session led by Melissa Harris-Perry, executive director of the Pro Humanitate Institute, director of the Anna Julia Cooper Center and Presidential Endowed Professor of Politics and International Affairs.

The forum is presented by the Campus Climate Action Implementation Team.