November 3rd, 2021
EVL faculty member and professor of Design Daria Tsoupikova will represent UIC at the 6th Annual International CAAV Conference to be held as a hybrid event at Purdue University on November 1 - 4, 2021. Tspoupikova will participate in a panel discussion on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, (DEI) and Accessibility, scheduled Wednesday, November 3rd at 1:30 pm EST.
Tsoupikova is currently involved in several DEI activities, in particular a long-term project with Chicago’s Goodman Theater on a virtual-reality-based theater experience to inform some of Chicago’s youth who live in disadvantaged neighborhoods on the value of theater by making it experiential and relevant. She will discuss her projects and experiences in affecting DEI.