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JUNE 17 | LIVE: Looking Ahead to Juneteenth: Centering Black

Iheoma U. Iruka and Stephanie M. Curenton, co-founders of Researchers Investigating Sociocultural Equity and Race Network (RISER) will discuss the intersections between RISER’s research and themes associated with the national Juneteenth holiday. Guest speakers from the National Black Child Development Institute, POINTS of ACCESS and ZERO TO THREE will share how their organizations are centering […]

JUNE 19 | LIVE: Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth is the oldest national commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States. Though the Emancipation Proclamation stated that all slaves were free as of January 1, 1863, many enslaved African Americans only learned of their freedom on June 19, 1865, when Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas with news that the war […]

JUNE 19 | LIVE: Ella Baker, Barack Obama, and the

Carolina Public Humanities presents A Dialogues Webinar in Celebration of Juneteenth featuring Patricia Parker and Claude Clegg This webinar is a virtual event and runs from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm Saturday, June 19. Topics include: Why Ella Baker was “A Giant of the Civil Rights Movement” and Why Her Philosophy Matters Now Patricia S. Parker, Professor […]

JUNE 24 | LIVE: Become an Investor in Black Venture

LIVE UPCOMING EVENTPRESENTED BY THE ESHIP CENTERTHURSDAY, JUNE 24, 2021 | 1:00 P.M – 2:00 P.M. ESTREGISTER HERE Are you an aspiring Black or ally investor who wants to invest in the Black technology startup ecosystem or to advance racial equity in our nation’s innovation space? Join 100 Black Angels and Allies’ Fund General Partner Rodney […]