Loading Events

« All Events

Decolonizing Approaches to Inclusive Discussions and Trainings: Lessons from Indigenous Perspectives

November 14 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

Free

The future of community engagement work requires a framework that is strengths-based, centers historically underrepresented groups working towards justice on their terms, and includes an analysis of power, positionality, systemic causes of disparities, needs for institutional changes, and critiques of inclusion assumptions. This session will provide decolonizing practice resources, concrete examples, and a chance to reflect on how to apply the practices to your context. Examples include an interactive session focused on how instructors, trainers, and supervisors can create environments that feel relevant, welcoming, and safe to all participants. The session is relevant to instructors, researchers, AmeriCorps Vista trainers, and Campus Compact employees and administrators in both predominantly White institutions as well as contexts with a majority of first-generation college students and large percentages of minority students, employees, and volunteers.

Campus Compact’s National Webinar series returns for 2019-2020 with more to support and inspire you. Topics touch on issues of relevance to faculty, staff, students, and their partners in education and community building. Be sure to tune to each session for information, tools, and resources to help you in your work. See the full series at compact.org/webinarseries.

Details

Date:
November 14
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://events.compact.org/webinars/begin

Venue

Online
Live Stream,

Organizer

Campus Compact
Email:
campus@compact.org
Website:
compact.org
  • update-img-new

    Get updates on what's new in the Campus Compact Network