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The Strategic Advantage to Hiring People with Disabilities
December 6, 2013
9 - 11 AM
Join us for a statewide video conference and web-streamed panel discussion to explore the strategic advantages to hiring people with disabilities. Join the conversation with employers, members of the disability community and others interested in this important topic to discuss both success and challenges in disability employment in Minnesota.
The Human Rights Symposium is December 5, 2013
(Event is Full -- Registration for this event is now closed)
This all-day event will cover the latest in employment, public policy, criminal justice, pay equity and more! The Department of Human Rights will kick off Human Rights Week in Minnesota with an all-day symposium providing must-have information on the latest trends and legal decisions that affect you. From wage equity to workforce diversity to the new "Ban the Box" law, these are key issues for attorneys, employers, human resource professionals, diversity advocates and everyone concerned with human rights and social justice.
The Human Rights Symposium will take place at the University of Minnesota Continuing Education and Conference Center at 1890 Buford Avenue, St. Paul MN 55108.
Resources for Additional Community Events
Check the Minnesota State Councils' web sites for additional community events and announcements. Use the links below to go directly to a council's web site:
- Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans
- Council on Black Minnesotans
- Chicano Latino Affairs Council
- Indian Affairs Council
- State Council on Disability
A summary page about the State Councils including contact information is available here.