I-MERIT Fall 2015 Conference in Los Angeles

I-MERIT Fall 2015 Conference in Los Angeles

imeritOn November 21, 2015, the 2015 I-MERIT Conference will take place at Alliant International University in Los Angeles. This year’s event is titled “Coming Together: The Art and Practice of Diversity and Unity.” Participants and presenters will be engaged in an inclusive multi-modal discourse on self, interpersonal, relational, social, organizational and systemic dimensions of diversity which will serve to bring our communities together.

Diversity based presentations will include: Indian dancing classes, tea ceremonies, difficult dialogues, topical conversations, ethnographic life stories, expressive arts including art therapy and music, research, student and education oriented theory, service and professional practice.

I-MERIT at Alliant provides resources, consultation and training to academic programs and administrative offices in order to make cultural competence a part of all aspects of the university. Each campus has an I-MERIT committee, comprised of students, staff and faculty, which sponsors events and projects.


Alliant International University Los Angeles CA

1000 S Fremont Ave, Unit 5 Alhambra CA 91803


9:00 a.m.  – 5:30 p.m.


This conference is a service to our communities and therefore charges are only intended to cover food and CEUs (Alliant students and faculty: $18; alumni and professionals: $33; staff, no charge).

For more information contact Noah Hass-Cohen, PsyD at nhass-cohen@alliant.edu or visit the event homepage.



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