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OED Education Program spring workshops

Thursday, January 11, 2018
The Office for Equity and Diversity Education Program is excited to announce that our spring workshops are open for registration, and we would love to see you and your co-workers there!  These workshops are only 90 minutes, and you will come away with actionable steps to make your unit more inclusive. Please share this information with your networks.
Click on the workshop titles to see the full description on our website and register to attend.  
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Immigration Response Team Update: Judge says DACA can't end while lawsuit pending

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

A federal judge ruled on Tuesday, Jan. 9 that the Trump administration must accept renewal applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, possibly bringing some respite for Dreamers, young people brought to this country as children.

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Critical Disability Studies Collaborative Spring Events: Blackness & Disability Studies and reading groups

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Attached are flyers for the following Spring 2018 events:
Friday January 26th from 11-1 
CDSC January reading group: Excerpts from The Right to Maim by Jasbir Puar
Refreshments will be provided.
 
Friday February 2nd from 11-1
CDSC reading group: Excerpts from Academic Ableism by Jay Timothy Dolmage
Refreshments will be provided.
 

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