June 26, 2018 Human Rights Commission Summit
Thank you to all who attended the June 26, 2018 Human Rights Commission Summit. The Minnesota Department of Human Rights (MDHR) recognized the vital role Human Rights Commissions serve in their local community. In recognition of the vital roles these members play in their local community and the changing national environment in federal policy, MDHR coordinated the Human Rights Commission Summit on June 26 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the U of M Continuing Education and Conference Center. The event cost was $25 and included a lunch.
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9 a.m. – Registration, Coffee and Community Meet and Greet. Come early and meet your fellow Human Rights advocates and Commission members from throughout the state.
10:00 - 10:40 a.m. – Plenary – Commissioner Kevin Lindsey
10:40 -11 a.m . – Mini-Networking sessions (four separate sessions)
- Sexual Harassment
- Refugees in Minnesota
- Suspensions and Expulsions
11:10 - 11:30 a.m. – Mini-Networking sessions (four separate sessions)
- Recent Surge in Americans with Disabilities Act Lawsuits
- Heading Home Plan
- After Crisis, Rebuilding a Community
11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m . – Lunch
12:30 - 1:30 p.m . – Breakout sessions (three separate sessions)
- Get Counted! Census 2020 in Minnesota
- The Connection between Talent Pipeline and Economic Development
- Mediations, Investigations, Referrals and Toolkits
2:00 – 2:30 p.m . – Networking Break (two separate sessions)
- Discovering Your Influence
- Duluth Reimagined - Reimaging the Role of Human Rights Commissions
2:30 – 3:30 p.m . – Breakout sessions and Network Planning (two separate sessions)
- The Next 50 Years - Discover Opportunities in the Challenges Facing Local Human Rights
- Becoming a Great Board Member