The Diversity Lecture Series provides GRCC stakeholders and members of the Grand Rapids community with tangible access to society’s most prolific scholars, thought-leaders, activists, and innovative artist. The lecture series aims to connect members of the community with people that hold a compelling interest in shaping a culture of inclusion and social justice.
For over twenty years, the diversity lecture series has helped attendees consider different perspectives through cultural engagement, critical thought, and civil discourse.
- Lectures are free and open to all
- American Sign Language interpreter available
- For more information contact ODEI@grcc.edu
- Dr. Yaba Blay, Creative Producer, Native Ethnographer, and Author
- Jordan Daniels, Founder and Organizer of the Rising Hearts Coalition
- Ana Navarro, GOP Strategist and Political Contributor to CNN, ABC News, and Telemundo
- Bakari Sellers, CNN Political Analyst, Lawyer, and Activist
- Jessica Valenti, Renowned Feminist Author and Journalist
- Eddie Bailey, Emmy-nominated Film Director, Memphis Majic