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Screening & Discussion: Celebrating John Lewis’s Legacy, March 11

Dr. Robin D. Muhammad, portraitIn celebration of Black History Month, the Center for Law, Justice & Culture and the African American Studies Department invite the campus community to a special screening and discussion of the documentary John Lewis: Good Trouble on March 11, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The documentary will be available to stream […]

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Posted on 03/02/2021

Black History Month Series: Rooted in Truth That Society Cannot Dilute

National Association of Colored People logoBlack History Month at Ohio University features a weekly discussions series, Rooted in Truth That Society Cannot Dilute, hosted by the NAACP. For Zoom information, contact Betty Miller at bm134316@ohio.edu. Jan. 25—African Americans in the Arts Discussion topic: The discussion focuses on the influence of music throughout American culture, the […]

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Posted on 01/02/2021

Black History Month Series: African American Economy, Feb. 1

National Association of Colored People logoBlack History Month at Ohio University features a weekly discussions series, Rooted in Truth That Society Cannot Dilute, hosted by the NAACP. For Zoom information, contact Betty Miller at bm134316@ohio.edu. Feb. 1—African American Economy Discussion topic: This discussion is a review into the specific policies and practices that were placed […]

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Posted on 01/02/2021

Black History Month Series | African American Political Thought, Feb. 8

National Association of Colored People logoBlack History Month at Ohio University features a weekly discussions series, Rooted in Truth That Society Cannot Dilute, hosted by the NAACP. For Zoom information, contact Betty Miller at bm134316@ohio.edu. Feb. 8—African American Political Thought Discussion topic: The discussion is about the present and past states of Black political identities, […]

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Posted on 01/02/2021

Black History Month Series | African American Social Movements, Feb. 15

National Association of Colored People logoBlack History Month at Ohio University features a weekly discussions series, Rooted in Truth That Society Cannot Dilute, hosted by the NAACP. For Zoom information, contact Betty Miller at bm134316@ohio.edu. Feb. 15—African American Social Movements Discussion topic: The discussion includes a debate of the importance of abolition, Civil Rights, and […]

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Posted on 01/02/2021

Black History Month Series | Intersectionality & The Black Diaspora, Feb. 22

National Association of Colored People logo  Black History Month at Ohio University features a weekly discussions series, Rooted in Truth That Society Cannot Dilute, hosted by the NAACP. For Zoom information, contact Betty Miller at bm134316@ohio.edu. Feb. 22—Intersectionality & The Black Diaspora Discussion topic: The discussion is about the historical context of intersecting identities in […]

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Posted on 01/02/2021

Black History Month Series: Rooted in Truth That Society Cannot Dilute, Jan. 25

National Association of Colored People logoBlack History Month at Ohio University features a weekly discussions series, Rooted in Truth That Society Cannot Dilute, hosted by the NAACP. For Zoom information, contact Betty Miller at bm134316@ohio.edu. Jan. 25—African Americans in the Arts Discussion topic: The discussion focuses on the influence of music throughout American culture, the […]

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Posted on 01/01/2021

Ted Rose Lecture | The Pitfalls of Woke Neoliberalism:  The Conservative Implications of Liberal Race Reductionism, March 18

Touré F. ReedThe First Annual Ted Rose Lecture Series presents Dr. Touré F. Reed discussing “The Pitfalls of Woke Neoliberalism:  The Conservative Implications of Liberal Race Reductionism” on Thursday, March 18, 6 to 7:30 p.m. This event will be virtual and is free and open to the public. Watch on YouTube. Watch […]

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Posted on 12/02/2020

Ted Rose Lecture | College Sports, Social Justice, & Historical Memory, Feb. 18

Derrick E. White, portraitThe First Annual Ted Rose Lecture Series presents Dr. Derrick E. White discussing “College Sports, Social Justice, & Historical Memory” on Thursday, Feb. 18, 6 to 7:30 p.m. This event will be virtual via Teams or Zoom and is free and open to the public. White is a Professor of History […]

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Posted on 12/02/2020

Constitution Day | Institutionalized Racism in Education and Policing, Sept. 17

Graphic juxtaposing police mug shot and graduation cap, in black and whiteThe CLJC and the Office of the Provost invite you to Ohio University’s Constitution Day, an event that features several faculty discussing “Institutionalized Racism in Education and Policing” on Sept. 17 from 4 to 6 p.m. Watch on YouTube. Watch on Facebook. Recent protests against police shootings that target primarily […]

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Posted on 09/01/2020