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June 2020

Courageous Conversations

June 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual

This program is presented by the ACC Foundation ~ This important conversation will feature black attorneys sharing their personal experiences with biases and racial discrimination, as well as the challenges they have encountered in their careers due to the color of their skin.  A leading diversity consultant will facilitate the conversation, offering resources and recommendations for how to better support black colleagues in the office, as well as in our communities. The goal of this dialogue is to raise awareness, encourage…

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MBBA: Fireside Chat – LGBTQ Advocacy, Black Lives Matter, and Mentorship

June 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Virtual

On June 24, 2020, join the MBBA for a Fireside Chat about #LGBTQ #Advocacy, #BlackLivesMatter, and #Mentorship featuring Human Rights Campaign President Alphonso David and Director of Litigation Jason Starr, in conversation with Paula Edgar. Sponsored by MBBA's LGBTQ Section. To RSVP visit www.mbbanyc.org or www.bit.ly/MBBAPride62420 #MBBANYC #MBBALEARNS #PRIDE #HUMANRIGHTSCAMPAIGN #BLACKLAWYERSMATTER

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Embracing Individual Diversity & Value: How To Elevate Your Collective Organizational Impact

June 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Virtual

This week we will be joined by Paula Edgar, Esq., partner of Inclusion Strategy Solutions LLC, to discuss embracing an individual’s diversity to have a greater impact on the world. Paula is a professional speaker and facilitates workshops and trainings to corporations, undergraduate institutions, law schools, law firms, and non-profits. This #PowerChat is going to be one you won’t want to miss. Across the country, collective grief is inspiring action and while change on a large scale is necessary, one…

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July 2020

Authenticity, Bias and the State of Diversity & Inclusivity in the Legal Profession – Albany Law School

July 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Virtual

How do we contribute to creating working and learning environments where everyone feels included and able to bring their whole selves? In this program, presented by Paula T. Edgar, Esq., a diversity and inclusion expert, we will review the current landscape of diversity in the legal profession, and discuss strategies to address bias, from whatever our position, within our organizations. 

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Diversity, inclusion, empathy, understanding, and community with Paula Edgar – #virtuallunch with Ari Kaplan

July 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Virtual

  You are most welcome to join us Thursday, June 18th, for the #virtuallunch, featuring #specialguest Paula Edgar, Esq. of Inclusion Strategy Solutions LLC for a conversation about diversity, inclusion, empathy, understanding, and community. I hope to see you at noon ET on Zoom for this important discussion.      

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A conversation with Paula Edgar

July 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Virtual

Please join us on Thursday, July 9 at 4pm for an important Women Who Wow discussion on diversity and inclusion with the fantastic Paula Edgar, Esq. Paula is an attorney and partner at Inclusion Strategy Solutions LLC, a consulting firm that provides innovative and strategic solutions on organizational diversity efforts, intercultural competence initiatives, sexual harassment prevention and EEO compliance. Paula speaks and consults on these topics by advising, facilitating workshops, professional development training, and providing keynote speeches. Paula has demonstrated…

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Navigating Conversations on Anti-Black Racism: 7 Do’s and Don’ts – The Belonging Project – Seyfarth Shaw LLP

July 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Virtual

With recent incidents of racial injustice and increased awareness of the impact of anti-Black racism and systemic racism, there have been increased calls for active and intentional progress on equity. Many leaders and diversity professionals within law firms, law schools, corporations, and other organizations have been confronted with a need for navigating individual and group dialogues around race, bias, and activism. This presentation will review some timely do’s and don'ts and provide strategies and feedback for navigating conversations on anti-Black…

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Bridging the Gap: Working Towards an Anti-Racist Society – Oliver Scholars CEO Salon Series

July 20 @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Virtual,

BRIDGING THE GAP: WORKING TOWARDS AN ANTI-RACIST SOCIETY Join Oliver Scholars' CEO, Danielle R. Moss on Monday, July 20th for a community conversation on Bridging the Gap: Working Towards an Anti-Racist Society. Join the Oliver Scholars Family as we explore what it means to create youth-centered, anti-racist institutions, and why so many diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts fail. When we know better, we can do better.

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COVID-19: The Nexus of Health, Race, and Class – NOBLE

July 28 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Virtual

The complexity of modern policing is center stage as law enforcement encounter increased racial tensions, the impact of a COVID-19 pandemic, and the demand for ethical decision making. To help you meet these challenges, we are hosting NOBLE’s 44th Annual Conference and Training Conference. Don’t miss this virtual event where you will train, learn, and network with some of the nation’s top law enforcement leaders.

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