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The ABCs of DEI Communications

This is a recording of The ABCs of DEI Communications, which took place on February 26, 2021. 

About the Event

Shanita Baraka Akintonde shares proven formulas for handling microaggressions, unconscious bias in internal communications, and embracing a diverse workplace.

About the Presenter

Shanita is a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion TEDx speaker, trainer, and consultant who utilizes 25 years of academic, branding, and communication experience. Making history as the first Multicultural Advertising Internship Program (MAIP) awardee from Columbia College Chicago where she has taught marketing and communication courses for the past 22 years, she also was the inaugural recipient of The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Multicultural Diversity Scholarship. She is a celebrated professor, podcast host, author, and professional speaker with clients including McDonald’s, Coca-Cola, Sprite, and Procter & Gamble.

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