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December: Human Rights Symposium

2018 Human Rights Symposium

Each December, the Minnesota Department of Human Rights hosts the Human Rights Symposium. The symposium brings together presenters and participants to explore ideas and best practices to reduce discrimination within the state of Minnesota. 

Save the Date for the MDHR Human Right Symposium, Tuesday, Dec. 4 and Wednesday, Dec. 5.

2018 HRSymposium Save the Date

Crossroads: Reconciling Our Vision for America –  As Minnesota embarks on the next chapter of human rights in Minnesota,  America and Minnesota are at a crossroads. Minnesota and the country are in the midst of extraordinary demographic changes. Across the United States, the importance of equity, human and civil rights in education, housing, health care, employment, the court system and many other areas is being challenged. Nearly 50 years after the Minnesota Human Rights Act, the Civil Rights Act and the Voting Rights Act were passed, America is a crossroad and must reconcile its vision for America.

Call for Presentations

Thank you for your interest in being a presenter for the 2018 Human Rights Symposium on Dec. 4 & 5, 2018. This year’s theme Crossroads: Reconciling Our Vision for America.

If you are interested in presenting, please fill out the form below and submit by Friday, Sept. 21 (*Deadline Extended*) to MDHR's ShareBase

*• Please note that during your submission process in ShareBase, you will not see your uploaded document after completion. Please pay close attention to the progress bar at the bottom right during the uploading process to ensure your document is uploaded. We will send out confirmations periodically to confirm submissions at least once a week.

Registration Information

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