As thousands of mourners in Houston were assembling for the memorial service for George Floyd, the unarmed black man killed by Minneapolis police, more than 400 TC students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends came together for A Virtual TC Gathering: Rallying Against Police Brutality and Systemic Racism. Read more about the conversation.
Fanshen Cox (M.A. '97) and Associate Professor of English Education Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz (M.A. '96) discuss the role of identity — amid the intersection of race, gender, culture and more — influences experiences in the classroom and beyond during the virtual 2020 Academic Festival. Read more about their conversation. Cox and Sealey-Ruiz will be continuing their conversation on February 23 during “The Power in Words: The Importance of Language in Honoring Individuals and Communities.”