How do the CIS Allies plan to build a platform to raise awareness for inclusivity?
Since 2019, the CIS Allies have hosted The Symposium for Inclusivity" at CIS. Each year highlights a different topics and provides roundtable discussions, workshops, and activities for our students. The event invites esteemed panelists from a variety of marginalized communities to present to our community.
- Sarbani Mallick, the Bubbles founder/director, has worked to expand our perceptions of autism and neurodiversity;
- Prathibha Byanna, a Shanti Bhavan graduate, shares her experiences with socio-economic inclusivity;
- Nirmala Menon of Interweave Consulting will share her expertise in Diversity and Inclusion Consulting
- Akkai Padmashali, a transgender activist and winner of Rajyotsva Prashasti.