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Civil Rights Assistant Secretary to Address 25th Annual National Conference on Race & Ethnicity In American Higher Education


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Event Date 1: May 31, 2012 09:00 am - 10:00 am

Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali will deliver a keynote address to the 25th annual National Conference on Race & Ethnicity in American Higher Education Thursday in New York.

Ali, who heads the Office for Civil Rights, will discuss recent findings from OCR's Civil Rights Data Collection and the impact of those results on policy and enforcement of civil rights laws. More than 2,000 higher education stakeholders are expected, including college presidents, professors, diversity officers, student leaders and social justice workers.

For more on the work of OCR, see http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/index.html, Facebook.com/EDCivilRights or follow on Twitter (@Edcivilrights).


Event 1
Who : Russlynn Ali, assistant secretary for the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education
What : Address to the 25th annual National Conference on Race & Ethnicity in American Higher Education
When : 9 a.m. ET Thursday, May 31, 2012
Where : Marriott Marquis Times Square, 1535 Broadway, New York
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