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Structures of Inequality: Systemic Racism & Education

October 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Join Honors Carolina and Phi Beta Kappa Society for the second talk of the six part series, Systemic Racism and Education presented by Constance Lindsay, assistant professor of Education. Lindsay earned a doctorate in human development and social policy from Northwestern University, where she was an Institute of Education Sciences’ predoctoral fellow.

Since leaving Northwestern, Lindsay has worked in education policy in various contexts, applying her research training in traditional studies and in creating and evaluating new systems and policies regarding teachers. Lindsay’s areas of expertise include teacher quality and diversity, analyzing and closing racial achievement gaps, and adolescent development. Her work has been published in such journals as Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis and Social Science Research. Lindsay received a bachelor’s degree in economics from Duke University and master’s degree in public policy from Georgetown University. Before doctoral study at Northwestern, she was a Presidential Management Fellow at the US Department of Education. Constance Lindsay’s research focuses on policies and practices to close racial achievement gaps in education. Currently, her main focus is on teacher diversity and how to obtain a high quality, diverse educator workforce.

This event is only available to the following: Coaches, Students and Faculty & Staff

55 minute Video on Structures of Inequality: Systemic Racism & Health Disparities is also at this link on bottom of Honors Carolina website at this link.

Other events in the Structures of Inequality series at the Honors Carolina Website

Registration Form to sign up for the Structures of Inequality series

Today, the longstanding realities of systemic racism are being laid bare by the COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing police violence. Issues of injustice and inequality are broad, deep, and interconnected.

Honors Carolina invites the campus community to come together for six topical discussions with faculty experts and six hours of action designed to marshal knowledge in the fight against racism.

Series Schedule:

Systemic Racism and Health Disparities
Geni Eng, Professor Gillings School of Global Public Health
Thursday, August 27
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Hour of Action
Friday, September 4
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Systemic Racism and Education
Constance Lindsay, Assistant Professor of Education
Thursday, September 10
4:30 PM – 5:15 PM

Hour of Action
Friday, September 18
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Systemic Racism and Criminal Justice
Frank Baumgartner, Richard J. Richardson Distinguished Professor of Political Science
Wednesday, September 23
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Hour of Action
Friday, October 2
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Systemic Racism and Economic Disparities
Heather Hunt, Research Associate with the NC Poverty Research Fund
Thursday, October 8
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Hour of Action
Friday, October 16
12 pm – 1 pm

Systemic Racism and Voting
Jim Leloudis, Professor of History and Peter T. Grauer Associate Dean for Honors Carolina
Tuesday, October 20
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Hour of Action
Friday, October 30
12 pm – 1 pm

Systemic Racism and The Way We Think
Keith Payne, Professor of Psychology and Neuropsychology
Monday, November 2
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Hour of Action
Friday, November 13
12 pm – 1 pm

These events will all be virtual.
Links to Zoom sessions distributed after registration.

Structures of Inequality lecture series and corresponding Hours of Action. During these Hours of Action, we share with you hundreds of possible actions that you can take right then during that Hour. It’s a great way to reserve an hour on your schedule to make sure you have done something to make a difference!! We have many articles you can read, talks that you can listen to, petitions you can sign, organizations you can learn about, join, and/or donate to. We also have a variety of resources available that you can use to incorporate in your classes, in your research, or within your community. Please join us!

Details

Date:
October 30
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Honors Carolina
Phone:
919-966-5110
Email:
honorscarolina@unc.edu
Website:
http://honorscarolina.unc.edu/home/