And Still We Rise: Conference on Black Girls and Women in Education

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The Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Community Affairs

And Still We Rise: Conference on Black Girls and Women in Education

Saturday, February 20, 2016
9:00am to 4:30pm
Milbank Chapel
Teachers College, Columbia University

With Keynote Speaker
Dr. Venus Evans-Winters
Associate Professor of Education 
Illinois Sate University

Register online: andstillweriseconference.com

Drawing scholars and stakeholders from across myriad disciplines, AND STILL WE RISE CONFERENCE will be critical and celebratory.  Participants will engage in dialogue around the injustices burdening Black women and girls in the realm of education, as well as highlight current healing practices, policies, and political movements that are advancing tangible interventions on behalf of this population.

Conference Features
NYC K-12 teachers can earn professional development certification hours.
Youth voices highlighted via panelists and presenters.
Workshops will emphasize the integration of theory and practice in education.

Sponsored by
Institute for Urban and Minority Education (IUME)
Racial Literacy Roundtables (RLR)
Office of the Provost

individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact OASID at oasid@tc.columbia.edu, 212.678.3689, 212.678.3853 TTY, 212.678.3854 video phone, as early as possible to request reasonable accommodation.

February 20, 2016, 9:00 AM

February 20, 2016, 4:30 PM

Milbank Chapel