Calvin D. Sun, M.D., is an Emergency Medicine resident physician, civil rights activist, dancer, and entrepreneur based in NYC. Graduating from Columbia University and SUNY Downstate College of Medicine as Vice President and as President of his classes respectively, Dr. Sun in the past was also a host on MTVu’s hit show “The Freshmen" for 4 years, an award winning documentary filmmaker, President Emeritus of the Columbia College Young Alumni, and the longest serving Director on ECAASU—the oldest and largest Asian American organization in the country. Calvin currently works as a emergency resident physician for three of the busiest ERs & Trauma Centers in the country and is the Founder & CEO of The Monsoon Diaries: a blog-turned-travel company where he has personally taken hundreds of readers to 80+ countries in the past four years including places like North Korea, Chernobyl, and Antarctica. The Monsoon Diaries has been featured on National Geographic, USA Today, and Rachel Maddow.
Together We Are.
The annual Symposium on Inclusive Excellence encourages students and staff to learn, grow, and commit as a campus to comprehensive and continuing engagement with our diverse community. An entire day is reserved for educational sessions that inspire open dialogue, a featured keynote speaker, and community lunch.
Jan. 22, 2018 Social
|7:30–9 P.M.||SOCIAL FOR LVC HEALTH PROFESSIONS STUDENTS WITH CALVIN SUN, M.D. | NEIDIG-GARBER ATRIUM|
Jan. 23, 2018 Symposium Schedule
|8:30-9:30 A.M.||SOCIAL FOR LVC FACULTY WITH CALVIN SUN, M.D. | LEBEGERN LEARNING COMMONS|
|10–11:15 A.M.||KEYNOTE CONVOCATION | CHAPEL SANCTUARY | KEYNOTE SPEAKER: DR. CALVIN D. SUN | PRESENTATION OF THE PRESIDENT'S SERVICE AWARD BY DR. LEWIS E. THAYNE|
|11:30 A.M.||CENTER FOR ACCESSIBILITY CELEBRATION | LEBEGERN LEARNING COMMONS|
|11:30 A.M.–1 P.M.||COMMUNITY LUNCH | MUND COLLEGE CENTER DINING HALL|
|1–3:30 P.M.||INTERACTIVE SIMULATIONS|
|1–3:30 P.M.||INTERGROUP DIALOGUES|
|1–2 P.M.||EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS I|
|2:15–3:15 P.M.||EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS II|
|4-5 P.M.||SOCIAL FOR LVC STUDENT LEADERS WITH CALVIN SUN, M.D. | SYNODINUS COMMONS|
|7:30 P.M.||SHOWING OF INCLUSIVE FILM | VICTORIA AND ABDUL | CHAPEL 101|
Faculty, staff, and students have dedicated their time to provide the LVC Community with a variety of educational and interactive afternoon sessions to further our commitment to Inclusive Excellence. Don't miss out, be a part of it all!