Purpose in a Diverse Society took place in St. Louis, Missouri on October 27-28, 2017. This conference addressed topics such as the role of purpose in promoting comfort with diversity, how diversity experiences may help individuals find a direction for life, and how different forms of diversity are associated with life goal commitment. Events included a series of talks by speakers from across the country, a poster session, and other activities on the Washington University campus.

This conference was co-hosted and sponsored by PRYDE at Cornell University


Speakers included:

Jennifer Richeson, Anthony Ong, Seana Moran, Rachel Sumner, Onnie Rogers, Lisa Kiang, Adia Harvey Wingfield, Rodica Damian, Todd Kashdan, Teresa Cardador, and Kira Hudson Banks.

Click here for a detailed list of conference speakers.