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Notre Dame's diversity conference set

Publication: South Bend Tribune

February 23, 2012


The University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business will host its fifth annual business diversity conference March 23 and 24.

The conference is free and open to the general public, although registration is required by March 18.

Conference speakers will include Jamere Jackson, chief financial officer of G.E. Aviation; Leslie Parsons, vice president of field operations for Cola-Cola; and Marv Russell, a consultant, longtime businessman in the nonprofit sector and author of "Linebacker in the Boardroom." Other conference panelists are from Kellogg Co., Skanska USA and the Summers Group LLC.

The conference will focus on the benefits of diversity in ethnicity, gender, thought, experience and background.

To see the complete conference schedule and to register, visit:  http://business.nd.edu/diversityconference/