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Application Deadline: Building a Culture of Allyship

Building a Culture of Allyship: A 6-week virtual summer DEIB training program. Text superimposed over picture of Duke Gardens red bridge

Feel more confident and be more effective when challenging discrimination by participating in this six-week virtual summer program, facilitated by Duke PhD alumni Lesley Curtis, Ph.D.’11 (Romance Studies) and Cord J. Whitaker, Ph.D.’09 (English). Increase your awareness and build your confidence when fostering equitable culture change. We will meet virtually every Wednesday from 1:00 to 2:30 pm ET from July 12 through August 16. Graduate School students who complete the entire program are eligible to receive RCR credit for GS715.01.

Required session dates (all virtual, all Eastern Time):

  • Wednesday, July 12, 1:00 to 2:30 pm
  • Wednesday, July 19, 1:00 to 2:30 pm
  • Wednesday, July 26, 1:00 to 2:30 pm
  • Wednesday, August 2, 1:00 to 2:30 pm
  • Wednesday, August 9, 1:00 to 2:30 pm
  • Wednesday, August 16, 1:00 to 2:30 pm

Learn more about the program here.


Communication, Core Competencies, Open to Alumni Attendees, Professional Development, Self Awareness