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DEI Spotlight Events - October 2022

Eric Garcia

Eric Garcia

October: Eric Garcia

TOPIC: Neurodiversity
DATE: Thursday, October 20, 2022, 2-3pm
LOCATION: Annandale, CA 302

SPEAKER BIO: Eric Garcia is the senior Washington correspondent at The Independent and a columnist at MSNBC. He's the author of the book We're Not Broken: Changing the Autism Conversation, which NPR called "lyrical mix of myth-busting, memoir, history, field interviews, and straight-up advice on how to better understand the autism spectrum, how to talk about it, and why it impacts every one of us." He lives in Washington, D.C. You can read more about Eric at http://www.ericmgarcia.net/

Three signed copies of Eric’s book will be raffled off during this event!

NOVA’s Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is committed to advancing Inclusive Excellence and improving the well-being and success of all NOVA students, faculty, staff and the greater community. The Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion works in collaboration with all aspects of the college community to elevate the acceptance of different ideas, values, beliefs, abilities and perspectives while also advancing equity as aligned with the College’s Mission and Strategic Plan and helping to create and sustain a more inclusive and accepting college community.

DEI Spotlight Events are held monthly. For information about other programs by the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, please visit https://www.nvcc.edu/diversity, or contact Dr. Nathan Carter at nacarter@nvcc.edu.