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The Received Wisdom Podcast: Episode 2: Technology, Optimism, and Race ft. Ruha Benjamin

Ford School of Public Policy Professor Shobita Parthasarathy cohosts the podcast series "The Received Wisdom." In this second episode, the role of race after the introduction of technology to society is discussed. October 29, 2019. #30-60mins #PublicPolicy #podcast #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Society #Technology #RaceandEthnicity #shobitaparthasarathy ​​​​​​​​


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DialogueUP! Episode 1: Featuring Rebecca Kinney, Ph.D. on the Narrative of Renewal in Detroit

U-M Intergroup Relations Alumna Rebecca Kinney discusses her book, "Beautiful Wastelands," which focuses the on racialized conception of renewal and gentrification in Detroit. November 1, 2018. #15-30-mins #universityofmichigan-other #podcast #TheProgramofIntergroupRelations #Society #ArtsandCulture #RaceandEthnicity #Detroit ​​​​​​​​


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Racial Discrimination Linked to Suicidal Thoughts in African American Men

Janelle Goodwill, doctoral student of social work and psychology, worked with Michigan professors to study racial discrimination's effect on suicidal thoughts and depression. October 30, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #Society #RaceandEthnicity #MentalHealth #Depression #JaredWadley #JanelleGoodwill ​​​​​​​​​​​​ #societyfeatured ​ #Featured ​


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SMRL Talk: Luke Stark (Darwin’s Animoji: Histories of Animation and Racism in Social Media for Emoti

U-M Social Media Research Lab welcomes Luke Stark who will discuss how facial recognition technology uses emotional expression data to classify racial identities while discussing the history of the technology and the impact of the data gained. #30-60mins #Information #Event #SchoolofInformation #Technology #Society #RaceandEthnicity #LukeStark ​​​​​​​​

 10-31-2019 | 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM ET


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Dia de Los Muertos

La Salud, Middle Eastern and North African Public Health, and Public Health Students of African Descent have partnered together to create an event in which the lives of those lost due to racial discrimination can be celebrated and remembered. #60+mins #PublicHealth #Event #SchoolofPublicHealth #Society #ArtsandCulture #RaceandEthnicity #Activism ​​​​​​​​

 11-01-2019 | 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM ET


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What are Black Disability Studies?

School of Public Health offers this course for health professionals interested in expanding their knowledge about the intersection of being black and disabled from Dr. Theri Pickens. October 15, 2019. #60+mins #PublicHealth #OnlineCourse #MichiganPublicHealthTrainingCenter #HealthandWellness #Disability #RaceandEthnicity ​​​​​​​


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The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe: Adaptation and Influence

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Arts/Culture #Literature #History #Libraries #RaceandEthnicity #Event

 10-08-2019 | 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM ET


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Police: Sixth-leading Cause of Death for Young Black Men

U-M Institute for Social Research Michael Esposito and colleagues find that African American men are 2.5 times more likely to die from police force than white men. American Indian/Alaska Native men and women are also at increased risk for police violence. August 5, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Government/Politics #Society #RaceandEthnicity #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #Safety #GunControl #MichaelEsposito ​​​​​​​​​​​


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“Reflecting on the Past...Reaching Toward the Future, II” – an African American Music Conference

Join the School of Music, Theatre, and Dance for a weekend long conference on the musical legacy of the African Diaspora, including discussions of African American composers, black musical thought, and historical context for musical development. #60+mins #Music,TheatreandDance #Conference #Schoolofmusic,theatre,anddance #ArtsandCulture #Society #Music #RaceandEthnicity #History #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion

 09-12-2019 09:00 AM - 09-15-2019 12:00 PM ET


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The Love, Lure, and Lore of the Clothesline

#60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute-U-Michigan #ArtsandCulture #History #Ecology #Development #RaceandEthnicity #Event ​​​​​​​​​​

 12-05-2019 03:30 PM - 12-12-2019 05:30 PM ET