DEI Newsletter – Black History Month
February is Black History month. Let’s reflect and celebrate!
This month’s spotlight interview is with Senyene Hunter, MD, PhD. Dr. Hunter is a pediatric neurologist with an epilepsy sub-specialization.
From the Herald-Sun, February 19, 2021
10 NC Black history lessons you likely weren’t taught in school (but should have been)
North Carolina’s rich Black history ranges from Greensboro to Wilmington, Pauli Murray to Nina Simone, the Green Book to the Underground Railroad. Learn more >
Ever wonder what else you can do as an ally?
We’re taught to believe that hard work and dedication will lead to success, but that’s not always the case. Gender, race, ethnicity, religion, disability, sexual orientation are among the many factors that affect our chances, says writer and advocate Melinda Epler, and it’s up to each of us to be allies for those who face discrimination. Watch the video >