Virginia Tech hosting Faculty Women of Color in the Academy National Conference

The 5th Annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academy Conference will be held on the Virginia Tech campus on April 2-3, 2017. The conference brings together 500 women of color from across the country to connect with colleagues, support aspirations and empower growth and change. The conference offers tracks for faculty, administrators, graduates, and undergraduates, including workshops on mentoring for faculty and graduate students offered by the National Center for Faculty Diversity and Development, and a Multicultural Career Expo for undergraduates Keynote speakers for the event include Melissa Harris-Perry, Nikki Giovanni, and Henrietta Mann. Additional information is available here.