Center for Literacy Speaker Series: Unpacking Racial Microaggressions for Student Advocacy
Happy New Year to all,
Center for Literacy would like to invite you to join our upcoming speaker series session.
Center for Literacy Speaker Series
Topic: Unpacking Racial Microaggressions for Student Advocacy
Guest Speaker: Dr. Lynnette Mawhinney
Dr. Lynnette Mawhinney, Associate Professor at the UIC College of Education Department of Curriculum and Instruction. As a seasoned educator, she has taught diverse populations ranging from urban educational contexts, including middle school, high school, undergraduate, graduate, GED, and employment training programs.
This workshop will focus on what microaggressions are, how to tell your story, and how to find advocacy when microaggressions occur.
Date: WED, JAN 29, 2020
Location: FAST HSE @ FAST South
4314 S. Cottage Grove, 1st Floor, Adult Ed Department
Chicago, IL 60653
RSVP link: http://bit.ly/UICspeakerseries