partners in movement
This experiential mini-conference, shaped by the principles of anti-racism, is designed for students who acknowledge systems of white privilege and oppression and desire to further explore their personal and collective responsibility within a racialized society. The mini-conference will begin with Allyhood Foundations, an interactive conversation promoting increased awareness and knowledge around racism, white privilege and allyhood. Subsequently, participants will exercise deep listening, practice empathy, engage in self-reflection, and identify skills necessary for becoming more effective Partners in Movement.
Concepts to be explored include:
White Savior Complex | Empathy | Color-blindness vs. Color-consciousness
Active vs. Passive Racism | Bystander Intervention
Sunday, November 17, 2013 | 12:00 pm -5:00 pm | Port O'Call, Cartwright
Partners in Movement Registration Form
Registration begins Monday, October 28. Reserve your spot by November 8. Hurry... space is limited to 40 participants.
This event is free and snacks will be provided.
For questions or to request accommodations, contact Angela Birrittella at (608) 785-5094