Race & Educational Inequity
On Thursday, July 30, 2020, the department of Multicultural Affairs held its 3rd Social Justice Forum: Race and Educational Inequity. The forum focused on racial inequity in K-16 educational settings in the United States. Participants listened to guest panelists from various K-16 institutes from Bristol County and beyond. This forum included a special guest speaker, Professor Kevin Gannon, previously featured in the Academy Award-nominated documentary, 13th. Panelists engaged in questions presented by moderator Rob Delaleu, Director of Multicultural Affairs, and audience participants. Lastly, panelists presented actionable items that can be used to promote equity in our classrooms and professional areas.