2017 UNITED Conference - Invited Speakers

2017 UNITED Conference Line Up

The 2017 UNITED Conference will take place on the Northern Michigan University campus in Marquette, Michigan on September 25 and 26, 2017.

Thank you for your interest in this conference. The schedule will be posted soon. In the meantime, take note of the significant voices invited to contribute to this year's Conference (NMU is not responsible for external content).

If you have any questions regarding the 2017 UNITED conference, please contact the NMU Multicultural Education and Resource Center at 906-227-1554.  Thank you!

Rapper Olmeca

Tentative, Monday, September 25


Chris Mosier

Tentative, Monday, September 25


Chris Mosier is a NMU Wildcat Alum. His presentation is made possible by Platform Personalties.


Alison Grillo

Tentative, Tuesday, September 26


Stacy Alaimo

Tentative, Tuesday, September 26


Malea Powell

Tentative, Tuesday, September 26


Joe Grimm

Tentative, Monday, September 25


Robin Jones

Tentative, Monday, September 25


Lama Tsultrim

Tentative, Tuesday, September 26


Kellie Raffaelli

Tuesday, September 26 - Erie Room of the NMU University Center


Students - are you part of the Superior Edge? Attendance at sessions during this conference go towards the Diversity Edge!



Click here to see a recording of all the presentations from the 2016 UNITED Conference.


The 2017 UNITED Conference at Northern Michigan University is made possible by King*Chavez*Parks initiative.

Northern Michigan University is located in beautiful Marquette, Michigan on the southern shore of Lake Superior and is situated upon the ancestral homelands of the Anishinaabeg.