Diversity, Philanthropy and Access to Higher Education

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Grant makers, fundraisers, philanthropists and educators will discuss the challenges and opportunities surrounding equal access to higher education in the 21st century. The panel will explore the ways in which diversity factors into the issue, the strategic role of philanthropy in expanding equal access to higher education and the potential partnerships that can foster student success. 

Please RSVP to foundationrelations@dev.gatech.edu


  • Dr. Kent McGuire, Southern Education Foundation
  • Mr. Atiba Mbiwan, Zeist Foundation
  • Dr. Donna Whiting, Georgia Tech
  • Dr. Archie Ervin, Georgia Tech
  • Dr. Yolanda Watson Spiva, Project GRAD Atlanta
  • Dr. Clarissa Myrick-Harris, United Negro College Fund
  • Ms. Pamela W. Arnold, American Institute for Managing Diversity, Inc.


  • Ms. Deborah Richardson, National Center for Civil and Human Rights

Honorary Host

  • Mr. Bill Todd, Georgia Cancer Coalition




  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created By: Amelia Pavlik
  • Created: 02/14/2011
  • Modified By: Fletcher Moore
  • Modified: 10/07/2016

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