Month: November 2021

Black Leadership Town Hall

The African American Cultural Center (AACC) is hosting a Black Leadership Town Hall featuring members of UConn’s Black leadership. Date: November 9, 2021 Time: 6:30 PM Format: In-Person, Student Union Theater Guest speakers include: Eboni Nelson; Dean, UConn Law Dr. Frank Tuitt; UConn VP and Chief Diversity Office Letissa Reid; AVP, Title IX Coordinator, ADA […]

Land Back and Land Art: Discussion with Navajo Artists

The Native American Cultural Programs (NACP) welcome Indigenous Artist Shonto Begay as part of UConn’s celebration of Native and Indigenous Heritage Month. Topic: Land Back and Land Art: Discussion with Navajo Artists Date: November 3, 2021 Time: 5:00 PM Format: Virtual We thank Native American and Indigenous Student Association (NAISA), Collaborative Organizing, UConn (UCCO), and Fridays […]

Using Literature in Anti-Racism Education toward Civic Readiness

The Dodd Center will be offering a workshop for pre-and in-service educators to explore the use of literature in Anti-Bias and Anti-Racism (ABAR) education towards civic activism. Participants will engage with the novel This is My America by Kim Johnson. In addition to the broad ABAR education practices using literature, the workshop will also engage […]