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April 16, 2018 | 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Category: Special Event
Location: David Adamany Undergraduate Library, Bernath Auditorium | Map
5155 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Staff

Professor Tanya Washington, a nationally known expert on issues related to educational equity, will discuss the policy, legislative and constitutional bases for issues impacting diversity and inclusion on college campuses today including:

  • Matriculation of undocumented students subject to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
  • Permissible and advisable admissions criteria
  • Freedom of speech
  • Title IX compliance
Washington teaches at Georgia State University College of Law.

The lecture is presented by Wayne State University’s Academic Staff Professional Development Committee. Co-sponsors include Wayne State University Law School, Office of the Associate Provost for Diversity and Inclusion, Office of Student Multicultural Engagement, and the Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights at Wayne Law.

The event is free and open to the public. Time will be allotted for Q & A. 

For more information about this event, please contact Diane Fears at (313) 577-8039 or