Diversity Symposium

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Newman Diversity Symposium

The Diversity Symposium will be a day-long event focused on advancing the conversation of diversity, equity and inclusion. Students will attend interactive workshops, panel discussions and hear from Keynote Speaker, Delaney Hiegert about the importance of being a change agent. The Diversity Symposium is free and open to parents and students. Lunch and workshop materials will be provided.

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2019 Diversity Symposium feature Keynote Speaker

We are honored to welcome Newman University alumnus Delaney Hiegert. Delaney was a founding member of Kaleidoscope, which was Newman’s first LGBT+ organization. After graduating from Newman, Hiegert was accepted into law school at Kansas University in Lawrence, KS.

Delaney Hiegert

2018 NCAA Woman of the Year Finalist


Contact Information
Joseph Shepard

Joseph Shepard

Director of Multicultural Engagement and Campus Life

If you have questions in regards to the Diversity Symposium, Please call 316-942-4291, ext. 2250 or email Joseph Shepard at [email protected].

Our event and check-in is at our Dugan Library & Campus Center.

In diversity there is beauty and there is strength.

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Newman University 3100 McCormick • Wichita, KS 67213-2097 316-942-4242