Beginning in April 2020, faculty and alumni experts have provided weekly insights and expert commentary in engaging webinars on topics related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Honors Program Rapid Response Salon on COVID-19: Black People, Racist Rhetoric, Violence
Cosponsored with the Tompkins County Office of Human Rights
Friday June 5, 2020 11 AM-12:15 PM in Eastern Standard Time (US and Canada)
Dr. Christopher House, Department of Communication Studies
Mr. Travis Brooks, Deputy Director, Greater Ithaca Activities Center
Dr. Nicole Horsley, Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity
Dr. Kenneth I. Clarke, Director, Tompkins County Office of Human Rights
Moderated by Yolanda Clarke, Center for Academic Advancement and Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education
In partnership with the Ithaca College Honors program and the Tompkins County Office of Human Rights, join City of Ithaca community leaders and Ithaca College faculty in our latest Rapid Response Salon conversation that focuses on Black people, racist rhetoric, and violence in the context of the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police and subsequent protests across the United States and the world. Hear their insights in an engaging live format meant to offer considered commentary and community dialogue.