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Open Forum: Ferguson Report Back

Ferguson meeting

The Office of the Vice-Chancellor for Diversity is hosting an open forum on ​Ferguson: Report Back on November 19, from 6:30-8 in Alumni Memorial Building (AMB) 27, in which students will share a report from a recent trip to Ferguson, Missouri. The second half the event will focus on dialogue as to local Knoxville and East Tennessee race relations.

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2014–2015 Trailblazer Series

Trailblazer Series

The Trailblazer Series promotes and honors African Americans in the UT community who are trailblazers in their field and/or those who have been instrumental in advancing civil rights issues or issues specific to African Americans or persons of African descent. The inaugural series is brought to you by the Office for the Vice Chancellor for Diversity and the Commission for Blacks. You can view the inaugural speaker in our series, Theotis Robinson, now: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4USaBvfg_gQ. You can view pictures from the second speaker in our series, Rita Geier, now on Flickr.

Upcoming Speaker: Mark Dean on February 26, 2015

Mark Dean
February 26, 2015
12:30 p.m
Hodges Library Auditorium

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2015 Black Issues Conference

Black Issues Conference flyer

Saturday, February 7, 2015
9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
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Registration opens November 10, 2014, and you can view the call for proposals now.


Get to Know Me

"Get to Know Me" is a collaboration between the Black Faculty and Staff Association and the Commission for Blacks. View More


Ms. Heather Erwin
Assistant Director,
Football Operations
Heather Erwin

Dr. Robert Nobles II
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research
Dr. Robert Nobles II


 


 

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