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Day of Understanding

Day of Understanding is an annual, university-wide event held during the fall semester hosted by the Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity & Inclusion to strengthen our community. This day is the culmination of campus wide efforts to provide spaces for critical dialogue, and advance awareness of important issues that should be discussed broadly. Day of Understanding 2022: Building Community takes place on November 1.

Please note that registration will be open Thursday, October 20 until Thursday October 27. All faculty, staff, and students can register through Engaged. Everyone who plans to attend a session should register for the session.

Sessions vary in capacity. Please pay attention to the capacity when registering to decide whether an entire class or team can be accommodated.  

Follow the instructions below if you have never used Engaged for program registration.

  1. Download the CORQ app to your cell phone found in the Google Play Store and iPhone App Store.
  2. Log on using your Bryant University credentials.
  3. Browse through the Day of Understanding Events by clicking upcoming events and filter to Day of Understanding.
  4. Select your desired event and click RSVP. (NOTE: Pay attention to the start and end times of each session as some may overlap)

Additional Helpful Information:

Navigate to “My Events” to check out all of the Day of Understanding sessions you have RSVP’d for. Here you can double check that you did not RSVP for more than one at the same session time.

You will need the CORQ app or email confirmation to be admitted.

Please note that registration will be open Thursday, October 20 until Thursday October 27. All faculty, staff, and students can register through Engaged. Everyone who plans to attend a session should register for the session.

Sessions vary in capacity. Please pay attention to the capacity when registering to decide whether an entire class or team can be accommodated.  

Follow the instructions below if you have never used Engaged for program registration.

  1. Download the CORQ app to your cell phone found in the Google Play Store and iPhone App Store.
  2. Log on using your Bryant University credentials.
  3. Browse through the Day of Understanding Events by clicking upcoming events and filter to Day of Understanding.
  4. Select your desired event and click RSVP. (NOTE: Pay attention to the start and end times of each session as some may overlap)

Additional Helpful Information:

Navigate to “My Events” to check out all of the Day of Understanding sessions you have RSVP’d for. Here you can double check that you did not RSVP for more than one at the same session time.

You will need the CORQ app or email confirmation to be admitted.

Volunteers will be taking attendance at all sessions that require registration. If you need a copy of attendance for extra credit or for a class requirement, email dei@bryant.edu.

Volunteers will be taking attendance at all sessions that require registration. If you need a copy of attendance for extra credit or for a class requirement, email dei@bryant.edu.

ALL first-year students have to attend three (3) sessions: One with Jennine Capo Crucet, one with Dr. Derek Greenfield, and one additional session of their choice. Registration is required for all three.

Other academic programs, classes, sports teams, and/or departments may require students/ student employees/ student athletes to attend a specific session or offer extra credit for general participation. Please check with your faculty, supervisors, or coaches for attendance requirements.

ALL first-year students have to attend three (3) sessions: One with Jennine Capo Crucet, one with Dr. Derek Greenfield, and one additional session of their choice. Registration is required for all three.

Other academic programs, classes, sports teams, and/or departments may require students/ student employees/ student athletes to attend a specific session or offer extra credit for general participation. Please check with your faculty, supervisors, or coaches for attendance requirements.