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Black Lives Matter at UNM


The Division for Equity and Inclusion presents #BLACKLIVESMATTERATUNM
Thursday, December  1, 2016 at 5:30pm in SUB Lobo A & B

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – The University of New Mexico’s Division for Equity and Inclusion will host the third in a series of forums to discuss, identify, and work toward solutions to improve campus climate for Black students at UNM.

The potential that #BLACKLIVESMATTER has to address specific issues, impact decision making in a positive manner, and ultimately transform institutional spaces to become better models of inclusive excellence will be examined.

The fourth session will be held on Thursday, December 1 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in SUB Lobo A & B and examines the impact of a shifting national climate on the civil liberties and personal freedom of Black Students, Faculty and Staff.

The goal of this project is to build a broad based multigenerational coalition committed to developing and presenting a strategic plan to improve campus climate for Black students at the University of New Mexico.

 The series is held in partnership with African American Student Services, UNM; Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., ABQ Alumni Chapter; Center for Teaching and Learning, UNM; Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., ABQ Alumnae Chapter; Families United for Education (FUE); Health Sciences Center Black Health Resource Center, UNM; Health Sciences Center Office for Community Health, UNM; Office of Equal Opportunity, UNM; Peace & Justice Studies, UNM; Riddle Price Associates, Child & Family Behavioral Health; Southern Christian Leadership Conference—NM; Student Health and Counseling Services, UNM; and The Links, Inc., ABQ Chapter.

BLM December 1


For more information, contact the UNM Division for Equity and Inclusion at 505.277.5435 or diverse@unm.edu