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

 

“THE GATHERING 2.0 ”

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!!!

SAVE THE DATE, SAVE THE DATE!!   UPCOMING “THE GATHERING 2.0” PANELS

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
LOCATION:   MILNE 200

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

LOCATION:       MILNE 200

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