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Inclusive Excellence

The College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences is committed to a culture of inclusion and equity. This commitment informs our teaching, research, and outreach both within the state of South Carolina and beyond as our students, staff, and faculty strive to enhance opportunities for all as we work to build people and communities.

Inclusive Excellence Lecture Series

Spring 2021 kickoff

Save the date for the Spring 2021 kickoff of the CBSHS Inclusive Excellence Lecture Series. Travers Scott, professor in the Department of Communication, will deliver his talk, “From Radical Cheerleaders to the Equal Rights Amendment: Feminism and LGBTQ Movements in South Carolina,” during our first virtual session of the semester next Friday, Jan. 15 at noon.

The series will continue with Corliss Outley and Harrison Pinckney, both faculty members in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management. Their talk, “The Disruption of Play for Black Youth,” will be held Friday, Feb. 12 at noon.

Additional lectures are being planned for the Spring semester. Details coming soon.

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2020 Lectures Series

Mental Health, COVID-19, and the 2020 Elections

Dr. Laura Olson and Dr. Jeff Fine, Department of Political Science

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Collegiate Mental Health, Health Disparities, and Public Policy

Dr. Ann Wetsel, School of Nursing; Mr. Tajh Boyd, former Clemson Tigers & NFL Quarterback and Head of Sales, Lakeside Lodge and Ellen Kennedy, RN, SANE-A, Prisma Health SANE Program Coordinator  

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Pediatric Disparities, COVID-19, and Influence of Current Public Policies

Dr. Sarah Griffin, Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences
Dr. Kerry Sease, Medical Director, Bradshaw Institute for Community Child Health and Advocacy, Prisma Health

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