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Bridging the Gap

Building Community Through Diversity

Thursday, September 25, 2008

Bridging the Gap strives to be informative on issues of diversity while promoting open-mindedness, celebration of diversity, and acceptance of others on our college campuses and within our communities. The conference also serves as a forum in which to establish or enhance self-awareness in relation to community building endeavors.

Keynote Speaker: Bill Miller

Conference Schedule & Program Abstracts

For More Information

You can view the program for the 2007 Diversity Conference to learn more about past conferences. If you have any questions, you can contact:

 Joel Frater
The College at Brockport
Dept. of Recreation and Leisure Studies
350 New Campus Drive
Brockport, NY 14420


This conference would not have been possible without the dedication and support of many individual and organizations, both on-campus and in the community, who volunteered their time and talents.

A special thank you to the Cultural Diversity Conference Committee co-chairs: Joel Frater and Sheila Strong, and to Committee members: Kyle Amendola, Carmen Aponte, Virginia Campbell, Eric Caldor, Adrienne Collier, Diane Drake, Ali Gonzalez, Rebecca Herzog, Steve Lewis, Leslie Locketz, Jose Maliekal, Betty Garcia Matthewson, Darnell Pierce, Christopher Price, Sophea So and Barbara Thompson, Tammara Wiley.

Special thanks to the Brockport Student Government, co-sponsor of the 2008 Cultural Diversity Conference.