Marquette, MI – September 23, 2020 – Jessica Cruz, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer at Northern Michigan University, joined Mark & Walt in the Morning today for the latest edition of Wildcat Wednesday. Cruz called in to talk about the upcoming UNITED Conference at NMU.
She explained that UNITED is an acronym for Uniting Neighbors In the Experience of Diversity and shared some information about the event’s history. Cruz also talked about how this annual conference is different this year due to going virtual because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Cruz noted that although the conference’s format is different this year due going online, there are several opportunities for those interested in taking part to learn about a wide variety of topics related to diversity.