This session will focus on how instructors might de-colonize the curriculum and prioritize representation for BIPOC students. We will offer strategies and resources for interrogating communication styles and what is privileged in the classroom, facilitating challenging conversations that may arise from antiracist teaching, and dismantling racial hierarchies that impede student success.
Events » Lectures
Friday, September 18, 2020
Building an Anti-Racist Vocabulary is a weekly lecture series presenting preeminent scholars, thought leaders, and public intellectuals to guide our community through topics necessary to a deeper understanding of systemic racism and racial justice.
In A Century of Votes for Women, Christina Wolbrecht and J. Kevin Corder offer an unprecedented account of women voters in American politics over the last ten decades. Bringing together new and existing data, the book provides unique insight into women's (and men's) voting behavior and traces how women's turnout and vote choice evolved across a century of enormous transformation overall and for women in particular.
Saturday, September 19, 2020
Due to COVID-19, there will be no live Saturday Scholar lectures in fall 2020. Instead, we invite you to join us in watching some highlights from past seasons.
Monday, September 21, 2020
This talk will explore why the census is so vital, what barriers Latinx communities have had to overcome and what can be done during the last week to encourage an accurate count prior to the September 30th deadline.