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On November 2, Joint Center President Spencer Overton spoke at the National Action Network’s Annual Legislative & Policy Conference’s opening reception.


Joint Center and NALEO Partner on Staff Up Congress

On November 1, the Joint Center and NALEO Educational Fund publicly announced their new partnership on Hill staff diversity by unveiling Staff Up Congress.


Joint Center Hosts Diversity Talks on the Hill

On October 27, the Joint Center organized two convenings that brought together senior Democratic and Republican staffers to discuss diversity with leaders from the corporate and public sector.

On Tuesday, October 24, the Joint Center hosted a panel on Capitol Hill in conjunction with the release of our new survey on 


Joint Center Speaks on Future of Work Panel

On Tuesday, October 24, Joint Center President Spencer Overton joined the National Urban League for their panel on "Future of Work: The Impact of the Tech Revolution on People of Color." 


Joint Center Speaks at AABE Energy Policy Summit

On Tuesday, October 17, Joint Center President Spencer Overton spoke on AABE Energy Policy Summit's Workforce of the Future panel. 

On October 3, 2017, the Joint Center partnered with Google to host a live case study panel on digital technology use by Latino businesses during the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce National Convention in Dallas, TX.


Joint Center News: September 27, 2017

In September, the Joint Center discussed