Campus Diversity & Inclusion

Constructive Engagement Forum

Purpose

The Union College Forum on Constructive Engagement was established by President David R. Harris to bring in notable speakers that expose the campus community to a range of topics and perspectives.

Past Events

Pardeep Singh Kaleka and Arno Michaelis will discuss “The Gifts of Our Wounds: Finding Forgiveness After Hate”, a discussion on how a former white supermacist and Sikh whose father was killed in a mass shooting were able to unite to inspire others and also become friends. The news story can be found here.

Hillel at Union College recently partnered with the Jewish National Fund to bring speakers from the Arava Institute to discuss their cross-cultural environmental studies.