MOVING TOWARD RACIAL EQUITY
February 7, 21 & March 14, 28
6:30 – 7:45 p.m. (CST) via ZOOM
Moving Toward Racial Equity is a 4-part series held via Zoom striving to address the injustices of racism.
- Session One (February 7): How do we address our own prejudices? What do we do about ourselves? Presenter: Dr. Katrina Neeley Farren Eller, Assistant Professor of Public Relations at Loras College, Dubuque.
- Session Two (February 21): How do we effectively communicate with others regarding racial injustice? A dialogue with Dave Heiar, Jackson County Economic Alliance Senior Advisor, and Anderson Sainci, Director of Shared Prosperity and Neighborhood Support, City of Dubuque.
- Session Three (March 14): How does racism affect the quality of life in your neighborhood? Presenters: Dr. Mary Gitau, Associate Professor of Social Work at Clarke University, Dubuque, and Clara Lopez Ortiz, Equity Coordinator, Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, Dubuque.
- Session Four (March 28): What can we do within our sphere of influence to effect necessary changes to impact systemic racism? Presenter: Sr. Patricia Chappell, SNDdeN, Member of US East-West Leadership Team of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur.
Cost: $20 per person includes all four sessions. To pay with a credit card, please register online at the link below; to use other forms of payment please call 563.582.3592 by Wednesday, February 2, 2022.
This series is sponsored by the following ministries of the Sisters of St. Francis of Dubuque, Iowa: Canticle of Creation Center, Shalom Spirituality Center, and Social Justice Coordinator
Learn more about the Sisters of St. Francis, their ministries, and their mission at the link below!
Our mailing address is:
Canticle of Creation Center
3390 Windsor Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001-1326