Profiles of Inclusive Excellence

The African American Alumni Association, in partnership with Case Western Reserve’s Office for Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity and the African American and African studies minor, presents this series featuring in-depth conversations with faculty and staff from across campus — highlighting their work and research. Each interview is conducted by Heather Burton, PhD, senior director for faculty and institutional diversity.

Upcoming Sessions: 

Past sessions:

January 17, 2024: Bryan Adamson, MA, JD


November 20, 2023: Adrianne M. Fletcher, PhD

October 25, 2023: Andre Mickel, DDS, MSD

May 10, 2023: Noël M. Voltz, PhD

April 5, 2023: Stephen Haynesworth, PhD

February 15, 2023: Melvin Smith, PhD

January 19, 2023: Faye Gary EdD, RN, FAAN

December 8, 2022: Mark Joseph, PhD

November 29, 2022: Joy Bostic, PhD

April 25, 2022: JP Stephens, PhD

March 22, 2022: Yolnda Fortenberry, PhD

 February 15, 2022: Dr. Kristin Williams
(DEN '89, GRS ‘05, public health)


 February 24, 2022: Dr. David Miller

Visit our Profiles of Inclusive Excellence playlist on YouTube to view more recordings.