Events

Telling Our Stories: A Discussion with Dawn Dove, Marta Martinez, and Valerie Tutson '87, MA'90

Thursday, May 25, 2017 5:00pm - 6:30pm
IBES 130 (Carmichael Auditorium)

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Telling Our Stories.

What do the stories that people pass down tell us about our cultures and communities, about the past and even the future? What role does storytelling play in preserving local histories? What possibilities do multilingual storytelling hold for exploring histories and identities?

Commencement Forum: Tricia Rose '93 PhD, "How Structural Racism Works"

Saturday, May 27, 2017 9:00am - 10:00am
IBES 130 (Carmichael Auditorium)

This presentation shares ideas from Professor Rose's on-going research project, which aims to make accessible to the public what structural racism is and how it works in society. The project examines the connections between policies and practices in housing, education and other key spheres of society to reveal the intersectional and compounding effects of systemic discrimination as a significant force in American society today.

Commencement Weekend Open House Reception

Saturday, May 27, 2017 10:00am - 11:30am
CSREA, Lippitt House, 96 Waterman Street

Stop by to learn more about the work of CSREA, view our current exhibit of photographs by Baltimore-based artist Devin Allen, and enjoy light refreshments.