Sean Eversley Bradwell, assistant professor in the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE), recently traveled to Nashville, TN to present at the National Alliance of Black School Educators (NABSE). Dr. Bradwell and Ithaca City School District Superintendent, Dr. Luvelle Brown, presented:
"When Good is Not Enought: Why and How a District is Seeking Excellence" -- The Ithaca City School District is engaged with systemic change efforts. District educators are transforming teaching and learning practices, realigning priorities, engaging the community, and overcoming situational constraints to shift the district culture while producing dramatic achievement gains. The session provided examples of structures and artifacts associated with philosophy, policy, curriculum, instruction and assessment shifts.
Asma Barlas, professor and director of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, published an invited essay, "Teaching Islam in the West: That includes Australia, too!" in the November 2012 issue of *Dialogue Australasia Journal.* The journal, which is meant for secondary school teachers, is "committed to improving the academic standards of Values, Philosophy and Religious Studies in Australian and New Zealand schools."
ITHACA, NY — Spoken word/hip-hop artist Colin Masashi “Senbei” Ehara will give a free performance at Ithaca College on Monday, Nov. 12. Titled “Re: Incarnation,” his show is scheduled for 7 p.m. in Emerson Suites. It is sponsored by the Center for the Study of Culture, Race,...
Sean Eversley Bradwell, assistant professor in the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, gave the keynote at the 30th Annual Chemung County Human Relations breakfast at the Elmira Country Club. The program included WAY Award Presentations; named in honor of the former Executive Director of the Commission, Ernest Hemingway, Jr., and have been awarded by the Commission since 1997, to honor those persons, employers or volunteer groups that have made a substantial contribution to promoting diverse social, cultural and ethnic perspectives that enrich and expand understanding among all citizens in Chemung County.
ITHACA, NY — Kimberlé Crenshaw, recognized as one of the founders of Critical Race Theory, will discuss “Intersectionality in the Age of Post-Racialism” at Ithaca College on Friday, Oct. 26. Her free public talk, which is sponsored by the Ithaca College ...