“We hope that we can make it a successful yearly tradition,” she said. “This is the first year of a whole weekend.”
The Inclusion & Diversity Consortium is 11:30 a.m. June 29 at a to-be-determined location.
Artist Connie Seabourn’s exhibition runs through July 28.
Oklahoma City Thunder general manager Sam Presti will be among the business leaders speaking at the event
“I came from a generation when we put on shows in basements and didn’t think about paying the bands, but we always did if we had the money,” he said.
Black Chamber of Commerce Metro Oklahoma City helps local black entrepreneurs accomplish their goals.
Miillie Mesh, Deanne Brodie-Mends, Jabee, Ebony Iman Dallas, Don Eisenberg and W. Jerome Stevenson discuss the culture of the metro’s arts scene.
“We talk about reading being at the heart of what we do, but learning is really at the heart of what we do,” Rogers said.
“Can utopia ultimately be achieved, or is utopia found in small moments within our everyday lives? Can utopia exist without dystopia?” she asked.
UCO’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion aims to introduce students to other religions and connect them to their peers with its Interfaith Fair.