Promoting Racial Equity through Community Development

School of Business: Executive Speaker Series

Event date: 2/19/2019 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Export event
Promoting Racial Equity through Community Development

Edgewood College is pleased to invite Greater Madison to the next opportunity in our School of Business Executive Speaker Series: Promoting Racial Equity Through Community Development.  This panel discussion will take place 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm, Tuesday, February 19, 2019, in Anderson Auditorium. The event is free.

The community development field is grappling with its role in promoting racial equity. This session will provide a framework for understanding the issue of racial equity from the perspective of policy, community-based efforts, and investments. Leaders will share insights on the connection between people, place, and racial equity, as well as ideas on how the field can invest in a more just and equitable society.

Panelists include Dr. Ruben Anthony, President and CEO of the Urban League of Greater Madison, and Mr. Jeremie Greer, Vice President of Policy & Research at Prosperity Now.

LocationAnderson Auditorium, Predolin Hall