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Fall 2021 YMCA Friday Forum: October 15 | "Healing Communities: Creating Equitable & Justice Communities through Trauma Informed Community Building"

Event Type
Lecture
Sponsor
University YMCA; Co-sponsored by: WGGP and others.
Location
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN__T8eobFTTBSqPtxdL-xUug
Virtual
wifi event
Date
Oct 15, 2021   12:00 pm  
Speaker
Karen Simms (Founding Director of CU Trauma and Resilience Initiative)
Cost
Free and open to the public
Registration
Registration
Contact
Marc Alexander
E-Mail
marc@universityymca.org
Phone
217-337-1500
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Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program (WGGP)

Fall 2021 YMCA Friday Forum | Unpacking Racism: What Are We Carrying?

 

Friday, October 15 @ 12:00pm CST
In-person at Latzer Hall or online via Zoom

 

Lecture: "Healing Communities: Creating Equitable & Justice Communities through Trauma Informed Community Building"

 

Speaker: Karen Simms, Founding Director of CU Trauma and Resilience Initiative

 

Description: As we are hearing about and experiencing continual accounts of local, national, and global racism – it weighs heavy on our communities. Join the University YMCA and DiversityEd in addressing the legacies of racism. Engage in dialogue with activists, academics, and artists as they share perspectives on the intersections of racism, and reimagine solutions to move forward.

 

Click to register for Friday Forum lecture

Webinar ID:  839 1878 3990  |   Passcode: 074617

 

*FREE meal ticket from the Y Eatery available upon registration*

 

Co-sponsored by WGGP and others. Click to view upcoming Friday Forum lectures.

 

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