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Spring 2017 University Forum: "Promoting Social Justice in the Classroom, Community, and Beyond"

Friday, January 13 • 8:30 am to 12:30 pm • ASC Theater

 

You are cordially invited to the Spring 2017 University Forum on "Promoting Social Justice in the Classroom, Community, and Beyond" to be held on Friday, January 13, 8:30 am to 12:30 pm, in the Theater of the Adanti Student Center.

Forum panelists are a diverse group of SCSU faculty who will be devoting their expertise regarding a wide variety of topics.  The tentative outline is:

PART I    Social Justice:  From Individual to Community

Stages of Development and Awareness

Sabri Dogan, Counseling and School Psychology

Mindfulness and the Commonality of Human Experience

Denise Zack, Counseling Services

Promoting Social Justice in Educational Systems

Olcay Yavuz, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

Women's Studies and a Vision for Social Justice

Tricia Lin, Women's Studies

PART II   Social Justice in the Classroom and Beyond

Integrating Co-Curricular Service Learning and Community Engagement

Chelsea Harry, Philosophy

The Human Library Project

Alan Brown, Sociology

Promoting Social Justice in the Classroom:  Norms and Techniques

Forming a Social Justice Network

Bonnie Farley-Lucas, Communication and Faculty Development

Breakfast snacks will be served at 8:30 am. The event will be followed by a luncheon at 12:30 pm in the ASC Theater Lobby.

To register for the Forum, please respond to: http://surveys.southernct.edu/TakeSurvey.aspx?SurveyID=8l1Mm8l