Equity & Inclusion Speaker Series

Join the discussion on social justice, equity and inclusion, and social work.

The Equity & Inclusion Speaker Series is a virtual, interactive lecture series hosted by the BUSSW Equity & Inclusion Committee. All Speaker Series events are free and open to the public.

Upcoming Events

Abolishing Carceral Social Work: The Child Welfare System

Featured Speaker: Alan J. Dettlaff, PhD

September 29, 2022
5:30 – 6:45 pm ET

Virtual (Zoom)


Past Events & Recordings





Boston University strives to be accessible, inclusive and diverse in our facilities, programming and academic offerings. Your experience in this event is important to us. If you have a disability (including but not limited to learning or attention, mental health, concussion, vision, mobility, hearing, physical or other health related), require communication access services for the deaf or hard of hearing, or believe that you require a reasonable accommodation for another reason please contact the event organizer at swequity@bu.edu three weeks prior to the event to discuss your needs.


Contact Us

To get in touch with the BUSSW Equity & Inclusion Committee, please email swequity@bu.edu.