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2020 Martin Luther King, Jr. Symposium: Looking the Other Way: Exclusion within Pedagogy and Practic

Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning presents the 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium with a focus on the historical exclusion of minorities from the architecture and urban planning fields. #60+mins #ArchitectureandUrbanPlanning #Symposium #TaubmanCollegeofArchitectureandUrbanPlanning #Society #RaceandEthnicity #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion

 01-16-2020 | 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM ET


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Taking a Stand Exhibition Tour + Queer & Trans Artists of Color Book Read Event Series

Stamps Gallery offers an exhibition tour of Taking a Stand, along with a group discussion on the book Queer & Trans Artist of Color, Volume 1. Please RSVP for this free event. #60+mins #ArtandDesign #Exhibit #StampsGallery #ArtsandCulture #LGBTQ #RaceandEthnicity

 01-18-2020 | 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM ET


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Water, Water Everywhere, But Not a Drop to Drink: Black Women Face a ‘Contraceptive Desert’

U-M Population Studies Researcher Jennifer Barber finds that while black women tend to live closer to pharmacies than white women, those pharmacies tend to have less information and access to birth control. November 14, 2019. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Health/Wellness #RaceandEthnicity #GenderIssues


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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 ​​​​​​​​​​​


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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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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 ​​​​​​​​​​​