President's Commission on Equity

Diversity in Action

African American Read In - February 21, from 1-2pm at cafeteria

African American Read In

In honor of Black History Month, students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in an African American Read In, designed to promote the works of African American authors.

Date: Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018
Time: 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Location: CAB - Cafeteria

Participants can read a poem or passage from a book of their choice (a cart of books will be provided) or they may bring one of their own. Light refreshments will be available. Co-sponsored by University Library, Black Student Union and the College of Education. Questions? Contact the University Library at (210) 784-1500. For more resources, check out the library's Black Studies Guide at

Hot Topic Literacy Series with Dr. Ramona Pittman.  February 27, 2018 at 11 a.m. in Madla Bulding, Room 205

Hot Topics In Literacy Series
Why do they talk like that: The Roots of African American English and how it affects students' reading, writing and speaking abilities.

Speaker: Dr. Ramona T. Pittman

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018
Time: 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Location: Madla Building - Room 205

The Hot Topics in Literacy Series are monthly presesntations focused on engaging and/or controversial topics in literacy presented by the Reading Program at Texas A&M University-San Antonio.

Racism without racists? A workshop on insitutionalized racism in a colorblind society February 28, 2018 at 1 - 2  p.m. in Madla Bulding, Room 207

Racism without Racists?:
A Workshop on Instiutionalized Racism in a Colorblind Society

In Honor of Black History Month

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2018
Time: 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Location: Madla Building - Room 207

Join us for an interactive workshop for students to explore the topic of structural racism and its impacts on American society.

Screening of the File: Starving the Beast.  March 20, 2018 from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. in Central Academic Building - Room 402

Screening of the Film:
Starving the Beast

Date: Tuesday, March. 20, 2018
Time: 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Location: Central Academic Building - Vista Room 402

Starving the Beast tells the story of a potent one-two punch roiling public higher education right now: 35 years of systematic defunding and a well financed market oriented reform effort. It’s the story of a little known and misunderstood ideological fight, the outcome of which will change the future of public higher education.

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