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March 6, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Category: Seminar
Location: Student Center #025 | Map
5221 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students

IN/CIVILITY IN THE PROFESSIONAL FIELD. How do we promote civility in our communication practices without losing our authentic voices?

In honor of the late Ofield Dukes, APR, Fellow PRSA – a distinguished PR professional, educator, and journalist.


  • How do we promote civil discourse while maintaining a strong position?
  • How do we respond to attacks?
  • Which groups are privileged in which ways to partake in in/civility?


  • Kaniqua Welch, head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee at Weber Shandwick, Detroit
  • Ross Jones, investigative reporter at WXYZ Detroit
  • Alistair Stephenson, digital media strategist for the ACLU of Michigan
For more information about this event, please contact Michele Najor at 313-577-2943.