The Office of the President Ombuds Officers and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion are hosting a talk by esteemed author, professor, and speaker, Dr. Tania Israel. We would like to extend you a warm invitation to join us for this event on Monday, May 8th between 3:00pm to 4:00pm in ESJ 2204. 

About the Author:

Tania Israel is a Professor of Counseling Psychology at the University of California and award-winning author of Beyond Your Bubble: How to Connect Across the Political Divide, Skills and Strategies for Conversations That Work (APA, 2020). Dr. Israel’s work on dialogue across political difference has been received enthusiastically by professional conferences, corporations, campuses, political organizations, and faith communities. Her work has been highlighted on the TODAY show, the New York Times, the Washington Post, NPR, and in two widely viewed TEDx talks. She has received honors from Congress, the California State Legislature, and the American Psychological Association. To learn more, visit or connect with her on Instagram @drtaniaisrael.

"If You’re Not Listening, You’re Not Paying Attention: Dialogue as a Tool for Social Justice Advocacy" with Dr. Tania Israel