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Equality and Diversity Week 2007.

26 Nov 2007

Awareness raising events: 3-7 December.

The University is organising its third annual Equality and Diversity week from 3 to 7 December 2007.

The main purpose of the week is to raise awareness of equality and diversity and to celebrate the positive contribution a diverse community brings.

Please find below a selection of events taking place during the week that you can sign up for:

Monday 3 December

  • One to One Careers Guidance for Women, Disabled and Black and Minority Ethnic Staff
  • A BBC Special Screening of the award winning 'Roots Remembered' followed by a discussion with BBC Producer Karen Gabay and Professor Lou Kushnick

Tuesday 4 December

  • Project Conference: Minority Staff Advisory Networks
  • The Banquet: A Multi-Faith dinner with speakers and discussions

Wednesday 5 December

  • Diversity and the Past Symposium

Thursday 6 December

  • PhD Seminar: Barriers to postgraduate education and widening participation
  • Global Bollywood - 'Is Brown the new Black': Public lecture followed by a drinks reception

Friday 7 December 10am - 12 noon

  • Managing Challenging Working Relationships: A workshop by Professor Katharine Perera

For further details and to book a place, please visit:

or contact:

  • Equality and Diversity team on 0161 306 5857 / Minicom 0161 306 5870