Black Lives Matter: Understanding the Movement and the Protest

As public protests continue against the recent deaths of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and George Floyd, this forum will examine the history of discrimination, violence, and systemic racism against black people in the United States, and discuss steps that all Americans can employ to bring about greater understanding and effect change.  

Panelists include:

Cornell Craig, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Hofstra University

Tomeka Robinson, Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Public Advocacy, Hofstra University

SM Rodriguez, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Criminology, Hofstra University


Date: Monday, June 8, 2020

Time: 11 a.m. 12:30 p.m.

Location: Virtual Event; Advance registration required: RSVP

Please RSVP using the RSVP for this Event link. Registrants will be sent an event link to attend on Monday morning before the event.

Free and open to the public.

Monday, June 08, 2020

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Hofstra University Virtual Event
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Hempstead, NY 11549-1000


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Kristine Glanzer

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362 of Unlimited Spaces Requested

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