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A student walks into Hudson Hall in 2012
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Pratt’s diversity, equity and inclusion committee to meet this month in new form, with new focus on community

The Pratt School of Engineering will host the first meeting later this month for its new Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Community Committee. The committee includes faculty, staff, and graduate and undergraduate students from each Pratt department and will work to create positive change in the way of diversity, equity, inclusion and community in Pratt.


Mark Anthony Neal, James B. Duke distinguished professor of African and African American studies, speaks at a 2015 event
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Q&A: Mark Anthony Neal reflects on August K-Ville protest, Duke’s role in promoting racial justice

At an Aug. 27 Black Lives Matter protest at Krzyzewskiville, Mark Anthony Neal, James B. Duke distinguished professor of African and African American Studies, was joined by men's basketball head coach Mike Krzyzewski, women's basketball head coach Kara Lawson and several student-athletes to address a gathered crowd. The Chronicle spoke to Neal about the protest and Duke'su2014and the nation'su2014role in promoting racial justice.