Monthly spotlights of significant diversity highlights and tips for how you can celebrate them in your workplace.
- January - A Day On, Not a Day Off, by Sarah Clark, CLM – McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter
- February - Remembering Black History, by John Jakovenko CLM; edited by Ruth Fry, Saul Ewing LLP
- March - Why Celebrate Women's History Month, by Jenniffer A. Brown – Weiner, Millo, Morgan & Bonanno, LLC and edited by Mariel E. Piilola, JD – Larkin Hoffman
- April – Arab in America, by Shari Tivy – Bowman and Brooke LLP
- May – Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, by Robert G. Stevens, MA, CLM, SPHR – Bennett Bigelow &
- May – Older Americans Month, by Denise J. Abston – Fenton Fenton Smith Reneau & Moon
- June – LGBT Pride Month, by Robert G. Stevens, MA, CLM, SPHR –
Bennett Bigelow& Leedom, PS
- July – Celebrate July Tell the Story of Your America, by Jenniffer A. Brown – Weiner, Millo, Morgan & Bonanno, LLC
- September – National Hispanic Heritage Month, by Denise J. Abston – Fenton Fenton Smith Reneau & Moon
- October – The Silver Anniversary of the ADA, by Carianne Reggio – Orange County Public Schools
- October – National Coming Out Day by Robert G. Stevens, MA, CLM, SPHR –
Bennett Bigelow &
- November – Celebrate Native American Heritage Month, by Denise J. Abston –
Fenton Fenton Smith
Reneau & Moon
- December – Universal Human Rights by Phil Harmon, CPA, CLM – Legal Aid Society of Cincinnati
Tools and Resources:
- "Directing Next Level Diversity." Zach Warren. Inside Counsel, June 2015.
- "Caitlyn Jenner raises awareness, questions about transgender people." Managing the Office, Law Office Manager.
- "Rooting Out Hidden Bias." Dana Wilkie. Society for Human Resource Management, December 1, 2014.
- "The Demographics of Equity An Update." NALP Bulletin, February 2013.
- "Motivating Lawyers to Move from Activity to Impact: The Intersection of Professional Development and Diversity," Kristine L. McKinney and Ann Rainhart. Law Practice Today, May 2013.
- "Diversity in Law: Minority and Women Statistics." RMN Global Search, July 16, 2013.
- "The Best Law Firms for Diversity (2014)," David Lat. Above the Law blog, August 2, 2013.
- "Solving the Diverse Talent Pipeline Conundrum," Angela Johnson Meadows. Diversity Best Practices, August 6, 2013.
- "Law Firm Leaders Explore What Millennial Lawyers Think About Diversity and Inclusion." Your ABA, September 2013.
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