Feb 6, 2023 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Black History Month Symposium – What Has Changed: The Role of Attitudinal Barriers to Advancing Black Inclusion
The Anti-Racism & Cultural Diversity Office (ARCDO) at the University of Toronto invites you to join us for our Black History Month Symposium – What Has Changed: The Role of Attitudinal Barriers to Advancing Black Inclusion on February 6, 2023 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm.
- Understand attitudinal barriers that manifest in current and historical perceptions about Blackness and Black communities;
- Identify and discuss the role of post-secondary environments and attitudinal barriers that impact efforts to address systemic anti-Black racism;
- Identify and discuss the strategies, tools and resources to strengthen advocacy and EDI transformation efforts to address intersectional forms of anti-Black racism in post-secondary environments
- Dr. Andrew Campbell, Assistant Professor, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto
- Teeanna Munro, Project Coordinator, Black Perspectives Office, Concordia University
- Nancy Simms, Ed.D. Candidate, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto
- Cherilyn Scobie Edwards, Director, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Office, University of Toronto Scarborough
For more information and to register, visit the ARCDO website.