Social Justice and Its Challenges

Rush Rhees Library Hawkins-Carlson Room
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

"Social Justice and its Challenges," organized in conjunction with the RACE Exhibit at the Rochester Museum of Science in January.

Speakers include: Judy Marquez Kiyama, assistant professor, Warner School at the University of Rochester; James Norman, chief executive officer, Action for a Better Community; Michael Blakey, professor of anthropology and national endowment for the humanities professor, College of William and Mary; Yolanda Moses, vice chancellor for diversity and professor of anthropology, past president of the American Anthropological Association, past president of City College CUNY; and Joel Seligman, president of the University of Rochester, will present Yolanda Moses with the Frederick Douglass Medal.

Sponsored by the Frederick Douglass Institute for African and African-American Studies, University of Rochester The Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Rochester Institute of Technology The Rochester Museum of Science.

Generous support provided by the Humanities Project, the Department of Antrhopology at the University; the Rochester Institute of Technolgy; the Rochester Museum & Science Center; and the Rochester Community Foundation.

The event is free and open to the public. Live stream of the event.