APRIL 2018 DEI SPOTLIGHT
Name: Marc Norman
Taubman College Affiliation/Title (student/staff/faculty/alum): Associate Professor of Practice
Degree(s): B.A, Political Economics, M.A. Urban Planning
Home Country: USA
Language(s) Spoken: English, French
Racial Identity: African American
Favorite food: Shrimp and Grits
Favorite book/author and why: Mysterious Skin, Scott Heim, an amazing examination of memory and forgetting
Favorite thing to do when not at TC: Cycling
DEI Contribution/Highlight: Founding member of Design Futures which exposes Architects and Urban Planners to practitioners and practices in engaged design and social engagement with communities and the built environment. Supported several student events as MC that discussed issues of race and the built environment.
Why is diversity, equity, and inclusion important to you? It is a path to enlightenment for those in the dark and success for those who have access to opportunity.