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Arts & Humanities Dean's Colloquium Series on Race, Equity & Justice, Featuring Mary Corbin Sies, Trevor Muñoz, Violetta Sharps-Jones & Maxine Gross

REJ Mary Sies speaker inset

Arts & Humanities Dean's Colloquium Series on Race, Equity & Justice, Featuring Mary Corbin Sies, Trevor Muñoz, Violetta Sharps-Jones & Maxine Gross

College of Arts and Humanities Tuesday, April 13, 2021 9:00 am-10:00 am

Join the College of Arts and Humanities (ARHU) at the University of Maryland for its Dean’s Colloquium Series on Race, Equity and Justice, a conversation series featuring ARHU faculty experts. Launched in Fall 2020 and hosted by Dean Bonnie Thornton Dill, the yearlong series increases awareness of issues related to systemic racism, equity and inequality and encourages dialogue and ideas for social action and change. The series is part of ARHU’s campaign to address race, equity and justice in its curriculum, scholarship, programming and community engagement. Each conversation is free but registration is required

This colloquium will engage the audience in a talk titled “Lakeland Digital Archive: Building an Equitable Project” and features: 

  • Mary Corbin Sies, associate professor of American studies and board member for the Lakeland Community Heritage Project 
  • Trevor Muñoz, director for the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities
  • Violetta Sharps-Jones, historian and genealogist and board member for the Lakeland Community Heritage Project 
  • Maxine Gross, historian of Lakeland and president of the Lakeland Community Heritage Project 

These conversations are ARHU TerrapinSTRONG events.

For more information, please contact Ashley Richerson Miller at arichers@umd.edu.

Photo inset from left to right: Mary Corbin Sies, Violetta Sharps-Jones, Maxine Gross and Trevor Muñoz. Photo illustration by Heather Markle. Portrait of Violetta Sharps-Jones by Joe Ryan and The Diamondback.

Add to Calendar 04/13/21 9:00 AM 04/13/21 10:00 AM America/New_York Arts & Humanities Dean's Colloquium Series on Race, Equity & Justice, Featuring Mary Corbin Sies, Trevor Muñoz, Violetta Sharps-Jones & Maxine Gross

Join the College of Arts and Humanities (ARHU) at the University of Maryland for its Dean’s Colloquium Series on Race, Equity and Justice, a conversation series featuring ARHU faculty experts. Launched in Fall 2020 and hosted by Dean Bonnie Thornton Dill, the yearlong series increases awareness of issues related to systemic racism, equity and inequality and encourages dialogue and ideas for social action and change. The series is part of ARHU’s campaign to address race, equity and justice in its curriculum, scholarship, programming and community engagement. Each conversation is free but registration is required

This colloquium will engage the audience in a talk titled “Lakeland Digital Archive: Building an Equitable Project” and features: 

  • Mary Corbin Sies, associate professor of American studies and board member for the Lakeland Community Heritage Project 
  • Trevor Muñoz, director for the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities
  • Violetta Sharps-Jones, historian and genealogist and board member for the Lakeland Community Heritage Project 
  • Maxine Gross, historian of Lakeland and president of the Lakeland Community Heritage Project 

These conversations are ARHU TerrapinSTRONG events.

For more information, please contact Ashley Richerson Miller at arichers@umd.edu.

Photo inset from left to right: Mary Corbin Sies, Violetta Sharps-Jones, Maxine Gross and Trevor Muñoz. Photo illustration by Heather Markle. Portrait of Violetta Sharps-Jones by Joe Ryan and The Diamondback.

Cost

Free, registration required.