Calendar - Year of Equity

Title Speaker(s) / Presenter(s) Date
CANCELLED - “Do You: Developing Black Masculinity in Racist Spaces,” and “You LOOK Just Like Yo Daddy: Fatherhood as a Vision and Social Determinant of BMoC” Dr. Steven Kniffley and David Cozart Saturday, April 25, 2020 - 9:00am to 11:00am
CANCELLED An Evening With Walter Mosley Walter Mosley Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
CANCELLED Digital In/Equalities Speaker Series Alondra Nelson, President of the Social Science Research Council / Professor of Sociology at Columbia University Friday, April 3, 2020 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
CANCELLED: Language Diversity in Educational Settings Stephany Dunstan, North Carolina State University Friday, April 3, 2020 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
CANCELLED- "Black Appalachian Women: Testimonies, Environmental Justice, and Historical Reparations" Panel at the Appalachian Studies Association Conference Friday, March 13, 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm
CANCELLED- "Mixed Mesophytic Nation: Pathways to Citizenship" Panel at the Appalachian Studies Association Conference Friday, March 13, 2020 - 11:30am to 12:45pm
“Drugs, Politics, and Pariahs: Or, How to Think Historically About Race and Harm Reduction in an Opioid Epidemic” Samuel Roberts, Columbia University Friday, March 6, 2020 - 2:00pm
Black Women, Incarceration, and Civic Agency Bridgette King (Auburn University), Tayna Fogle (Catholic Action Center, Lexington), DaMaris Hill (UK), Melynda J. Price (UK) Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Movements for National Liberation in the Black Diaspora Francis Musoni (University of Kentucky), Clinton Hutton (University of West Indies – Mona, Jamaica), Vanessa Holden (University of Kentucky), Ricky Jones (University of Louisville) Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Dimensions of Political Ecology Keynote Address Alaka Wali Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Distress Signals: Obama Lore and the New Normal Patricia A. Turner (UCLA) Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 4:30pm
“Honor Thy Mother & Father: Making the Case for a New Vision” Professor Frank X Walker Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Tuskegee Airmen Guest Speaker Ron Spriggs, USAF Veteran Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
#CarefreeBlackGirls?: Creating On-Line Community as a Means of Survival Shantel Buggs (Florida State University), Candice Robinson (University of Pittsburgh), and Regina Hamilton (University of Kentucky) Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Inclusive Community Lunch Series Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Beyond Inclusion: Enhancing Equity in Learning Spaces Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Anthropology Graduate Student Association Distinguished Lecture Series Khiara Bridges (University of California, Berkeley) Friday, February 7, 2020 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Universities and the Legacies of Slavery Deborah Gray White, Board of Governors Distinguished Professor of History, Rutgers University Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
"Pulling from the headline: poems written after media" Interactive poetry workshop Javier Zamora Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Inclusive Community Lunch Series Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Africana Saturday School, Double Lecture Series Professor Frank X. Walker and Friends Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Inclusive Community Lunch Series (How to be an Ally?) Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
“Panoramas, Periodicals, and Nineteenth-Century Commemoration.” Vance Byrd Friday, December 6, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Digital In/Equalities Speaker Series: "Glitchy Vignettes of Platform Urbanism" Agnieszka Leszczynski, Western University Friday, December 6, 2019 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Screening of "The Edge of Heaven:" Minority Voices through International Lenses Film Series Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Digital In/Equalities Speaker Series: "'‘What Is Remembered Lives': The Spatio-Temporal Disruption Of Archiving Aids On Instagram" Marika Cifor, University of Washington Friday, November 22, 2019 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame Celebration Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Inclusive Community Lunch Series (Having Difficult Conversations) Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
ROTC Run for Equity Sunday, November 10, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Screening of "Force Majeure:" Minority Voices through International Lenses Film Series Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Written in Stone: American Monuments and Monument Protection Laws (The Kentucky Law Journal Symposium) Keynotes by Sanford Levison, Martha S. Jones Friday, November 1, 2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Inclusive Community Lunch Series (Microaggressions) Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
50 Years of Black Voices Brunch Black Voices Gospel Choir Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 10:30am to 2:00pm
Beyond the Cosmic Race: Latinequis in the United States Ricardo Nazario y Colón Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Take Root: A Reproductive Justice Panel Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 11:15am to 1:45pm
"I Don't Have Time for Drama:" Network Avoidance as a Trouble Management in a High-Reentry Neighborhood Jamie J. Fader Monday, October 7, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:15pm
"The Uses of Blackness in Yugoslavia: Dimensions and Legacies of an Idea" Sunnie Rucker-Chang Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Race, Identity, and Equity in the Americas (in the Classroom and Beyond) Mini-Symposium Dr. Leni Ribeiro Leite, Universidade Federal do Espíríto Santo Vitoria, and Dr. Melissa Johnson, Southwestern University Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Inclusive Community Lunch Series (Unconscioius/Implicit Bias) Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
"A Visual History of Latino Students at the University of Kentucky, 1865-2019" Monday, September 16, 2019 - 9:00am to Friday, November 1, 2019 - 5:00pm
Screening of "Shoplifters:" Minority Voices through International Lenses Film Series Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Year of Equity Kickoff Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm