Join documentary filmmaker Dr. Kendall Moore for a viewing of "Can We Talk?" and a facilitated discussion about sense of belonging on campus. Lunch with faculty and staff will follow the documentary and discussion. Please note that faculty and staff will be invited separately for a showing and discussion in the afternoon.
*Though the voices are from students pursuing STEM degrees, the messages and discussion is applicable to all disciplines.
Location: JCP Summit
Registration: Register on or before 1/24/2020 to ensure you have a seat and meal provided
Questions: Contact Erin Whitteck at email@example.com
Sponsors: UMSL Common Read, College of Arts and Sciences Deans Office, Center for Teaching and Learning, Office of Academic Affairs, and the departments of Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Computer Science & Mathematics, and Physics
Can We Talk?
Difficult Conversations with Underrepresented People of Color: Sense of Belonging in STEM*
Dr. Kendall Moore
Professor of Journalism and Film Media
University of Rhode Island
Opening remarks by Associate Dean of Students College of Arts and Sciences Dr. Birgit Noll
Discussion about sense of belonging with Dr. Kendall Moore
Lunch with faculty, staff, students, administrators, and Dr. Kendall Moore
Friday, January 31 at 10:00am to 1:00pm
J.C. Penney Building / Conference Center (JCP), Summit Lounge
1 University Blvd., St. Louis, Mo. 63121-4400