"Can We Talk?" Documentary

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 erin.l.whitteck@umsl.edu

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

10:00 am

Opening remarks by Associate Dean of Students College of Arts and Sciences Dr. Birgit Noll

10:10 am

Documentary Viewing

11:00 am

Discussion about sense of belonging with Dr. Kendall Moore

12:00 pm

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