Black Excellence in the Workforce
1) Dean Smith – Government of Canada’s Department of Justice, Legal Counsel
2) April Howe – Government of Nova Scotia’s Public Service Commission, Executive Director People and Culture
3) Shakira Weatherdon – Dalhousie University Human Rights and Equity Services, Education Advisor
Mukisa Kakembo - Bissett Student Succes Center, Peer Advisor
This event will celebrate Black Excellence in the workforce and give students insight into career options in Canada. Our employer panel event will aid in educating students of African descent to better navigate their career options, compete in the job market, and create meaningful connections with employers.
The panel features employees who can speak to the unique experience of being black in the Canadian workforce, and share how to excel in your career despite systemic barriers.
Following the panel presentations will be refreshments and an opportunity to connect one-on-one with panelists.
*Register through mycareer.dal.ca
Event is open to all