Center for African American Studies Conference: Critical Issues in Black Studies

Published on: Apr 18 2013 by manasseh


Center for African American Studies Conference presents it’s inaugural conference
Critical Issues in Black Studies: Race in Context

May 2-3, 2013

University of Texas at Arlington

E.H. Hereford University Center.
300 W. First St.,
Arlington, TX
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Rosebud Theatre, University Center


May 2-3 - CAAS Conference: Critical Issues in Black Studies 
Rosebud Theatre, University Center


 CAAS Conference flyer



Keynote Addresses


Advance your Swagger: Tips for Student Achievement and Success

Derek ‘Fonzworth Bentley’ Watkins

(Founder, Fonzworth Bentley Leadership Institute; Author; Entertainer)


Trends and Issues in Education for African American Students  

Dr. Ivory A. Toldson  

(Howard University, School of Education, Counseling Psychology)

Guest Panelists

Dr. Darrell J. Gaskin

(Johns Hopkins,Center for Health Disparities Solutions)


Dr. Jenny L. Jones

(Florida A&M University, Department of Social Work)

Dr. Vetta L. Sanders Thompson

 (Washington University in St. Louis, School of Social Work)

Kevin A. Brown, JD

(Indiana University, School of Law)

Dr. Darrick Hamilton
(The New School, School of International Affairs, Management and Urban Policy)

Dr. Katheryn Russell-Brown
(University of Florida, Center for the Study of Race and Race Relations)

View the entire conference schedule.

Register online today. It’s Free!!!

Visit the Center for African American Studies

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