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Black Community Convening: Organizing for our Needs
July 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
UNC-Chapel Hill Black students, staff, faculty and alumni are invited to participate in Black Community Convening: Organizing for our Needs.
6:05 p.m. – Welcome and purpose of event (Dawna Jones, CBC Chair)
6:10 p.m. – Opening Poem (Cortland Gilliam)
6:15 p.m. – Speakers: What is currently being advocated for?
- CBC (Trish Harris)
- BSM (Tamiya Troy)
- Commission for Equality & Equity (Lamar Richards)
- Roadmap for Equity (Kia Caldwell)
- Institutional Diversity & Inclusion (Sibby Anderson-Thompkins)
6:30 p.m. – Space for other community advocates who may want to add efforts not included by speakers
6:40 p.m. – Open Forum: Questions and comments from the audience
7:00 p.m. – Breakout groups for discussion and next steps
7:20 p.m. – Closing remarks