Conversations on Race

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Conversations on Race

February 25, 2021 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join us virtually over Zoom
TrenLan Pounds
Conversations on Race @ Join us virtually over Zoom

About Conversations on Race Winter 2021 | A Virtual Six-Part Series

Eliminating racism is an ongoing process that involves a willingness to learn about, and begin, undoing, the adverse impact of racism on individuals, organizations, and communities.

In order to address racism, in all the places where we witness its oppressive power, we need people who understand it, can address it and challenge it.

We will end racism when more people, particularly white people, understand the importance of speaking up to address race issues as they occur.

The objectives for the conversations course are to:

  • Gain knowledge of race, racism, racial inequities
  • Build connections with each other to combat racism
  • Grow your personal commitment to address racism

Winter 2021 Schedule and Topics

Join us on Thursday afternoons from 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

February 25      Socialization

March 4             History/Roots of Racism

March 11           Manifestations of Racism

March 18           On Whiteness

March 25           Racial Implicit Bias

April 1               Wrap up


Each two-hour session will allow time for content review (video clips, reflection questions) along with listening pairs, breakout rooms and full group discussions.

All are welcome! Registration required. Sessions held over Zoom.

To ensure a smooth class start, make sure to complete the required Racial Justice Intake form in order to join your first session.