Honors Program Rapid Response Salon on COVID-19: Black People, Racist Rhetoric, Violence

Cosponsored with the Tompkins County Office of Human Rights

Friday June 5, 2020  11 AM-12:15 PM in Eastern Standard Time (US and Canada)

Webinar registration details to follow and will be posted at ithaca.edu/honors

Speakers:

Dr. Christopher House, Department of Communication Studies

Mr. Travis Brooks, Deputy Director, Greater Ithaca Activities Center

Dr. Nicole Horsley, Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity

Dr. Kenneth I. Clarke, Director, Office of Human Rights Tompkins County

Moderated by Yolanda Clarke, Center for Academic Advancement and Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education

In partnership with the Ithaca College Honors program and the Tompkins County Office of Human Rights, join City of Ithaca community leaders and Ithaca College faculty in our latest Rapid Response Salon conversation that focuses on Black people, racist rhetoric, and violence in the context of the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police and subsequent protests across the United States and the world. Hear their insights in an engaging live format meant to offer considered commentary and community dialogue.