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The Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Community Affairs
National Teach-In on the Presidential Executive Order Banning Muslims, Immigrants, Refugees
National Teach-In on
the Presidential Executive Order
Banning Muslims, Immigrants, Refugees
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 4:00pm-6:00pm
First Hour (4-5 p.m.)
The first hour of this event will be a live broadcast of a teach-in organized by the Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education at the University of Pennsylvania. The National Teach-In intends to assist educators and students in answering the following questions:
- What are the legal and historical contexts and issues raised by these immigration policies?
- How are students (K-12, undergraduate, and graduate), parents, and families being affected?
- What rights people have and what resources are available?
- What are some ways that college and university faculty, staff, and students can respond?
Second Hour (5-6 p.m.)
The second hour of this event will be a panel discussion involving TC faculty members:
Prof. Michelle Knight-Manuel: Professor of Education and Associate Dean
Prof. Mary Mendenhall: Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of International and Transcultural Education
Dr. Dinelia Rosa: Director, Dean Hope Center for Educational and Psychological Services, Department of Clinical and Consulting Psychology
Prof. Mariana Souto-Manning: Associate Professor of Early Childhood Education, Department of Curriculum and Teaching
Prof. Kevin Dougherty: Professor of Higher Education and Education Policy, Department of Education Policy and Social Analysis
Co-Sponsored by the above Faculty & The Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Community Affairs
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