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UT Blackademics 4/26
Celebrate the work of nationally and internationally renowned scholars
Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 7:00 PM
 
Attendees: 1 No Charge

 

 

Join KLRU for UT Blackademics

Date: Thursday, April 26th
Time: 7 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm)
Location: KLRU Studio 6A (map)

Celebrate the work of nationally and internationally renowned scholars as University of Texas professors from a variety of disciplines cover topics including health disparities in the black community, urban transportation planning and low-income communities, and the role of university-community partnerships in promoting dynamic and healthy communities.

The event will include the following talks hosted by Kevin Foster

Dr. Kevin Cokley: “‘Black with a 4.0?: How Racial Identity Affects Black Students”

Dr. Talia McCray: “The Bus Stops Here: Urban Transportation Planning & Low-Income Communities”

Dr. Kevin Foster:  “Blackademics: Supporting scholarship that is both rigorous and relevant”

Dr. Omi Jones: “Art as Scholarship”