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x161105 Many Voices One Community 4th Annual RACE, POVERTY & SOCIAL JUSTICE CONFERENCE
x161105 Many Voices One Community 4th Annual RACE, POVERTY & SOCIAL JUSTICE CONFERENCE
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4th Annual                           

Race, Poverty, & Social Justice

Saturday, November 5, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

8:00 - 9:00 a.m. sign-in

Schewel Hall

Lynchburg College

1501 Lakeside Drive, Lynchburg, VA  24501     

$20 General Admission (Lunch included)
College Students Free w/ID
Students Register Here

Registration Required for all attendees.
A limited number of scholarships are available.
(contact ldkings1@gmail.com)

See the Full Agenda Here

Lunch Keynote Speaker

Kim Fiorde-Mazuri
Mortimer M. Caplin Professor of Law, Director of Center for the Study of Race and Law at UVA.

Black Lives are All Our Lives:
Reframing our Constitution’s Commitment to Racial Equality
Based on Justice and Empathy

Black Lives Matter Panel Moderator

Tamura Lomax
The Feminist Wire Founder, Scholar, Activist, Writer
Black Lives Matter
Workshops throughout the day

Session Topics Include:
  • Cultivating Young Social Entrepreneurs
  • Access to Driver's Licenses for Imigrants as a Means to Achieve Social Justice
  • Housing and Race
  • Campus Climate Salon
  • Telling our Stories: Through the Intersection of Race and Gender
  • Restorative Justice
  • Hometown Glory
  • Community Policing
  • Race Health Disparities, Equity & Advocacy
  • Museums & Social Responsibility
  • Dialect Diversity
  • Shared Experience of Non-Violent African-American Males with Addiction who Recidivate
  • Social Justice Theatre
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • and Much More . . .
Sepeakers Include:
  • Larry Shaw, Shaw Inspires
  • Edgar Aranda-Yanoc, Legal Aid Justice Center
  • Sarah Jemison, National Low Income Housing Coalition
  • Randolph Students, Randolph College
  • Carolyn Gross, Ashley Thompson, Sharon Foreman, Leslie King, Lynchburg College/MVOC
  • Donna Chewning
  • Nicholas George, The Listening
  • Jeffrey Rater, Lynchburg Police Department
  • Jennifer Hall, PhD, Lynchburg College
  • Barbara Rothermal, PhD, Lynchburg College
  • Leslie Layne, PhD, Lynchburg College
  • Robin Bell, PhD, Bell Consulting
  • Teresa Harris
  • Yvonne Nowlin, Health Department

Many Voices One Community: the Lynchburg dialogue on Race and Racism will present this one-day conference on the campus of Lynchburg College.  Last year's conference featured Dr. Daryl Scott, Historian, Howard University speaking on From the Past to the Present: The Significance of Black Lives Matter.

Phone 434-455-3964 for more information

or by email to mvocva@gmail.com


As a public service, no convenience fee will be added to registrations on LynchburgTickets.com.
Contact MVOC for more information: email: mvocva@gmail.com or phone 434-455-3964
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