The Gathering – Safe Discussion in a Safe Forum – Bring Deeper Understanding to Social Justice Issues : Gain Awareness of Yourself & Knowledge about Clients You Work With



Purpose of Group-:

  • To bring deeper understanding to social justice issues in an effort to gain a better awareness of yourself, and knowledge about the clients that you work with through open discussion in a safe forum. 
  • To form a group with the ultimate goal of making inclusiveness a habit practiced by everyone in the School of Social Work and beyond.
  • Create a positive and inclusive campus climate for all by advancing equity, diversity and social justice”.

To help participants gain a better awareness of and challenge their own assumptions, values, and beliefs.

Hello  All:

Reminder, “The Gathering 2.0” will meet on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 from 12:30pm – 2:00pm.  Take a moment to  join the conversation in Milne 200.    Faculty and Staff Are Welcome.

Wednesday,  October 28th

Discussion:  Privilege and Power

Open to Students, Faculty and Staff

LOCATION:                       MILNE 200 

Below are the dates of upcoming meetings on the uptown and downtown campuses.  We hope you can come!!!


Uptown Campus:

Assembly Hall, In the Campus Center

Open to Students, Faculty and Staff

DATE:                                                             TIME:                                     PANEL  TOPIC/DISCUSSION:         

Tuesday, November 3, 2015                     7:30 pm – 9:30 pm                          RACISM 

Tuesday, November 10, 2015                   6:30 pm – 8:30 pm                          LGBT

FALL 2015 Meeting Dates/Times:

Time:            12:30pm – 2:00pm each MeetingMLK Pic

Monday,  November 16th
Topic:     Trafficking
Facilitator:   Hlin Saethorsdotti
Open to Students, Faculty and Staff

Monday,  December 7th
Topic:     Poverty Simulation
Open to Students, Faculty and Staff
Facilitator: TBD


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