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Combatting Asian American Racism in the Classroom and Beyond (Wednesday May 25: 12-1 pm ET)

  • 1.  Combatting Asian American Racism in the Classroom and Beyond (Wednesday May 25: 12-1 pm ET)

    Posted 05-17-2022 22:04
    (Apologies for cross-posting)

    Asian Americans in Business Academia (AABA) was formed in 2021 in response to the challenges Asian/Asian Americans confront in academia and society. In recognition that May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, AABA invites you to join us next week for our featured event: Combatting Asian American Racism in the Classroom and Beyond. Given the sharp rise in hate crimes directed against Asian Americans during the pandemic coupled with the higher levels of distrust towards people of Asian descent, AABA has invited a panel of experts to speak about recent events and shed light on how we can address incidents of racism in our classrooms and institutions. Our panelists include: 
    You can register for the event here: https://msu.zoom.us/j/92153337404. Please note that the event will not be recorded. We encourage both Asians and non-Asians to attend. Please circulate widely to your network and friends!

    -Shelby