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