SpeakOut at NCORE 2021

The National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education (NCORE) serves as the leading national forum on issues of race and ethnicity in American higher education. NCORE will be held in a virtual format June 7-11, 2021 and programming will include concurrent breakout sessions, special features, and powerful keynote speakers.

Learn more about NCORE here and how to register.

These SpeakOut speakers are presenting at NCORE 2021 (Note: All times are Central Time Zone):

TUESDAY, JUNE 8
9:00 - 10:00 am
Coffee & Conversation with a Community Leader - Amer F.  Ahmed

10:30 am – 12:00 noon
Mascots, Monuments, and Racist Objects: Using America’s Past to Unpack White Supremacy and Promote Racial Justice - John Little and David Pilgrim

10:30 am – 12:00 noon
Uplifting the Complexities of the Asian American Experience: A Community Dialogue - Natalie Bui and Kimberly Wu of SHIFT

4:30 – 6:00 pm
Beyond the Land Acknowledgment: Higher Education and The Occupation of Native Nations - Megan Red Shirt-Shaw

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9
10:30 am – 12:00 noon
Well-Being for Women of Color: Educators, Students, Staff and Activists: A Toolbox for Radical Self-Care - Ericka Huggins

2:30 – 4:00 pm
Calling In the Calling Out Culture - Loretta Ross

4:30 – 6:00 pm
The Ethnic Studies Renaissance: Prospects, Problems, and Anti-Racist Potential - Nolan Cabrera

THURSDAY, JUNE 10
9:00 - 10:00 am
Coffee & Conversation with a Community Leader - Amalia Mesa
 

4:30 – 6:00 pm
The Roots of Whiteness - Jacqueline Battalora

FRIDAY, JUNE 11
9:00 - 10:00 am
Coffee & Conversation with a Community Leader - John Little

Coffee & Conversation with a Community Leader - Aisha Fukushima

10:30 am – 12:00 noon
Intertwined Struggles: No Justice Without Disability Justice - TL Lewis

2:30 – 4:00 pm
STEM is Not Enough: Equity and the Importance of MESH Education (Media Literacy, Ethics, Sociology, and History) - Tim Wise

2:30 – 4:00 pm
Balance, Beats, and Breaks - Aisha Fukushima

4:30 – 6:00 pm
Higher Education Institutions (Could) Break Our Hearts Every Day: What Should Wellness & Self-Preservation Look Like for Diversity & Inclusion Leaders - Michael Benitez Jr.