Thursday, February 25 at 9:30am to 4:00pm

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2021 BLACK ISSUES CONFERENCE | February 25, 2021 | 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Black Issues Conference  expores "Our Untold Story," featuring keynote speaker NICOLE ROBINSON, a panel of BGSU alumni and sessions on culture and issues impacting the African-American community. REGISTER

SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE: (For Complete Information on the Event)

9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.      Meeting Opens

9:45 a.m. – 10 a.m.          Welcome/Conference Opening

10 a.m. – 11 a.m.                Black Alumni Council: Black at BGSU

11 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.            BREAK

11:10 a.m. – Noon              Concurrent Sessions I

Noon – 12:15 p.m.             BREAK

12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.       Keynote: Nicole Robinson

1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.         BREAK

1:45 p.m. – 2:35 p.m.        Concurrent Sessions II

2:35pm –2:45pm             BREAK

2:45pm – 3:35pm            Concurrent Sessions III

3:35pm – 3:45pm            BREAK

3:45pm – 4pm                  Wrap-Up/Thank You/Raffle


KEYNOTE: Nicole Robinson is a Marketing Specialist, Florida Woman, and Author of the forthcoming ‘Chris Jamal Evans’ book based on her widely popular viral Blog.

She specializes in Integrated Marketing Strategy, Web Design, Script, and Copywriting. She’s a certified CPACC by the International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP) and consults for Web Accessibility for businesses and influencers alike. She has led statewide marketing campaigns for Florida Hospice & Palliative Care Association to make end-of-life care more accessible to Floridians. TNT and WGN America have selected her for social media partnerships, video production, and engagement strategy.

Nicole has advocated for Human Rights domestically and abroad, participating in the UN Human Rights Council Periodic Review of the United States in 2014 in a working group highlighting Stand Your Ground Laws in Geneva, Switzerland. From end-of-life care to Marvel Memes, bringing joy, education, and awareness to audiences on digital platforms is her specialty. 

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