Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice in Libraries and Higher Education

Beta Beta Chapter, Beta Phi Mu, invites the SLIS Community to a talk by guest speaker Chris Bourg, Ph.D.

Starts:  4/14/2016  6:00 PM
Ends: 4/14/2016 7:00 PM
Location: School of Management Building, Room 502

Chris Bourg is the Director of Libraries at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), where she also has oversight of the MIT Press. Prior to assuming her role at MIT, Chris was Associate University Librarian for Public Services at Stanford University. Chris has a PhD in Sociology from Stanford University, and spent 3 years on the faculty at the United States Military Academy at West Point. She is keenly interested in issues of diversity and inclusion in higher education; and in the role libraries play in advancing social justice and democracy.