Join us for a workshop on how to use our website to find data sources for your research projects. Light refreshments will be served.
Join the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Offices of the UCLA Schools of Public Health, Nursing, Dentistry, Medicine, and Arts & Architecture for a night of jazz and discussion.
From Awareness to Action: Leveraging Resiliency in the Context of Toxic Stress and Adverse Childhood Experiences,
Join the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health for the 24th National Health Equity Research Webcast.
Counting a Diverse Nation: Disaggregating Data on Race and Ethnicity to Advance a Culture of Health and Equity
Join PolicyLink for a webinar sharing recommendations for improving research methods, data practice, and government policies through data disaggregation.
‘Speak out against racism’ – Developing and Implementing an anti-racism intervention in Australian schools
This presentation will describe the background context of SOAR, including available data on experiences of racism among Australian children and youth, the rationale and conceptual framework for SOAR, and discuss initial feedback from schools implementing the program.
In the documentary, Tale of the Grim Sleeper, Nick Broomfield digs into the case of the notorious serial killer known as the Grim Sleeper, who terrorized black & other women in South Central LA over 25 years. Join us for a screening followed by a discussion with Margaret Prescod of KPFK Radio and Nana Gyamfi, human & civil rights attorney.
From May 17-19, 2018, the American Indian Studies Center at University of California, Los Angeles and its Southern California co-hosts will welcome NAISA, the largest scholarly organization devoted to Indigenous issues and research, to Yaanga (Downtown Los Angeles) on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the Tongva.
Join the Institute on Inequality and Democracy at UCLA Luskin, to share and discuss research and activism to analyze structures of urban displacement, racialized policing, and the mass supervision and control of youth. The event will also shine a light on organizing frameworks and resistance strategies that challenge exclusion.
Join us as we host Dr. Katrina Walsemann to speak about the impact of school segregation on student health.
Women in 51 countries so far are taking action on M8 as part of the International Women’s Strike 2018. Where we can, women will be going on strike for 1 hour, withholding our labor both waged and unwaged. And at 6 pm join sisters around the world in making LOUD NOISE together!
he Critical Race Studies Program is excited to invite to a celebration of the 2nd edition of Manifest Destinies: The Making of the Mexican American Race, featuring a book talk with Professor Laura E. Gómez, with a reception to follow.
Justin Dunnavant, UC President’s Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Anthropology at UC Santa Cruz, talks about “Training the Next Generation of Archaeologists: The Society of Black Archaeologists and Sustainable Archaeology.”
Michelle Morse: The Need for an Anti-Racist Campaign in Global Health: Challenging the Savior Complex
Michelle Morse, MD, MPH is an Associate Physician in the Division of Global Health Equity and Assistant Program Director for the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. In this talk, Dr. Morse will talk about the need for an anti-racist campaign in the glocal health movement.
In this talk, Keel argues that the enduring belief that race comes from “Nature” reflects the haunting influence of Christian intellectual history on the development of modern scientific thinking about human ancestry. Keel suggests this unavoidable convergence of science and religion has consequences for our ability to recognize the social factors that produce and maintain human biological differences.
Calling all interested faculty!
Please bring the following to the meeting:
- Your appetite.
- Your calendar. Please either review it in advance or bring it to the meeting so we can settle on regular dates for our activities
- Any announcements that may be of interest to this group
- Some symbol of your relationship to racism, social justice or health that you feel comfortable sharing with the group. This may be something material (e.g., a recent publication or award) or non-material (e.g., a memory).
Despite the massive increase in border enforcement after 1986, undocumented population growth did not decrease, but rose. In this talk, Dr. Massey undertake a systematic analysis of border enforcement as a policy for immigration control.
Doug Massey is Henry G. Bryant Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs, with a joint appointment in the Woodrow Wilson School. A member of the National Academy of Sciences, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the American Philosophical Society, he is the current president of the American Academy of Political and Social Science and is a member of the Council of the National Academy of Sciences and co-editor of the Annual Review of Sociology. He currently serves as Director of the Office of Population Research. Massey’s research focuses on international migration, race and housing, discrimination, education, urban poverty, stratification, and Latin America, especially Mexico. He is the author, most recently, of Brokered Boundaries: Constructing Immigrant Identity in Anti-Immigrant Times, coauthored with Magaly Sanchez and Published by the Russell Sage Foundation.