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The Maryland Equity & Inclusion Leadership Program |Program Schedule

Program Schedule

For this year-long program, monthly sessions are held at the University of Baltimore and various locations within the Baltimore metropolitan area. Sessions will generally be held on Thursdays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., although times may vary. Participants will also be expected to complete various activities, such as individual reflective journaling, reading assignments, and facilitated group discussions, between sessions throughout the year. In addition, the program offers opportunities, such as happy hours, special events, and informal outings, for participants to build community and connection with one another.

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Maryland Equity and Inclusion Leadership Program (MEILP)

2019 Schedule at a Glance*

The 2019 program schedule includes monthly in-person sessions (listed below), optional social gatherings, as well as additional individual and group remote sessions. The in-person sessions are scheduled from 8AM through 5PM. Please save all dates now including possible inclement weather dates.

Thursday & Friday
January 24 & 25, 2019
Inclement Weather dates: Thurs Jan 31 & Fri Feb 1
Opening Retreat Maryland Realtors
200 Harry S. Truman Parkway, 1st Floor, Room 107/108
Annapolis, MD 21401
Thursday February 21, 2019
Inclement Weather Date: Thurs Feb 28
History and Context Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture
830 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202
Thursday February 21, 2019 –
Immediately after session
Evening Meet & Greet Social Mixer
Alumni will join us!
Thursday March 21, 2019 Individual and Interpersonal Perspectives and Practices Maryland Public Television (MPT)
11767 Owings Mills Boulevard, Owings Mills, MD 21117
Thursday, April 18, 2019 Intra- and Intergroup perspectives and practices Maryland Nonprofits
1500 Union Avenue, 1st Floor Conference Rooms
Baltimore, MD 21211
Thursday, April 18, 2019 – immediately after session Evening Happy Hour Event Tentative – Union Craft Brewing
1700 W 41st St #420, Baltimore, MD 21211
Thursday, May 16, 2019 Organizational and Leadership Perspectives and Practices Jewish Community Center of Greater Baltimore – Weinberg Park Heights JCC
5700 Park Heights Avenue, 2nd Floor Community Room
Baltimore, MD 21215
Thursday June 20, 2019 Community and Societal Perspectives and Practices American Red Cross
4800 Mount Hope Road, Baltimore, MD 21215
Thursday July 18, 2019 & Friday July 19, 2019
*NOTE – different location on each day!
Integrative Application I: Assessing DEI needs Thursday – Pearlstone Center
5425 Mt. Gilead Road, Reisterstown, MD 21136
https://www.pearlstonecenter.org/Friday – Howard County Office of Human Rights
9820 Patuxent Woods Drive, Columbia, MD 21046 https://www.howardcountymd.gov/Departments/County-Administration/Human-Rights
AUGUST – NO CLASS MEETING Online and out-of-class assignments NA
Thursday, September 19, 2019 Integrative Application II: Designing DEI initiatives North Point State Park
8400 North Point Road, Edgemere, MD 21219 http://northpointstatepark.homestead.com/
Thursday, October 17, 2019 Integrative Application III: Implementing and evaluating DEI Initiatives Universities at Shady Grove
9636 Gudelsky Drive, Building II, Rockville, MD 20850
Thursday, November 21, 2019 Building DEI capacity and sustainability University of Maryland
Robert H. Smith School of Business
7621 Mowatt Lane, Room 2333 ABCD,
College Park, MD 20742
Thursday December 12, 2019 Capstone project presentations and GRADUATION CELEBRATION! University of Baltimore
Student Center, Bolgomony Room, 5th floor
21 West Mount Royal Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201

*Session topics are subject to change
*Individual and group coaching and consultation sessions, as well as individual assignments and small group meetings/calls will be scheduled between monthly sessions. Additional social events will also be announced. A more detailed schedule will be provided.