President's Commission on Equity
Diversity in Action
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 https://libguides.tamusa.edu/blackstudies
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 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 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. http://www.starvingthebeast.net/about
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- Apply for Sponsorship Proposal Funds ($2,500 maximum)
- Apply for Special One-Time Event Funds ($500 maximum)
- Application Deadline: April 8 for Sponsorship Proposal Funds
- Awards Announced: May 1 for Sponsorship Proposal Funds