Speaker: Dr. Larry Walker
Diversity Speaker Series Committee: Megan Haught (chair), Glen Samuels (co-chair), Dr. Christine Hanlon, ToCarra Jordan
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Academic Affairs Diversity Taskforce – Diversity Speaker Series presented How Faculty and Staff can Support Black Students during Times of Racial Upheaval on April 14, 2021.
Dr. Larry J. Walker, Assistant Professor with the UCF College of Community Innovation and Education, discusses some of his work on the challenges Black college students encounter inside and outside of academic settings. In addition, what steps can faculty and staff take to ensure they flourish?
Article referenced in presentation:
Walker, Larry. (6 April 2021). Invoking ‘cancel culture’ shouldn’t stop people from being held accountable (Commentary). Orlando Sentinel.
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Diversity Taskforce, Academic Affairs, "Diversity Speaker Series: How Faculty and Staff can Support Black Students during Times of Racial Upheaval" (2021). Academic Affairs Diversity Taskforce. 13.