A Webinar “Eradicating Racism: A Path Forward” Hosted by Bridgewater State University, the Martin Richard Institute for Social Justice and the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association for Multicultural Education
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 15, 2022
Marlborough, MA – The Dock C. Bracy Center for Human Reconciliation today announced the presentation of “Eradicating Racism: A Path Forward” webinar, hosted by Bridgewater State University (BSU), the Martin Richard Institute for Social Justice and the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME) on Tuesday, March 29, 2022, 6-7:30pm EDT (UTC-4).
"We are thrilled to welcome the Dock C. Bracy Center to BSU for this important event. Paul and his work are well-known to my colleagues within BSU's College of Education and Health Sciences and we know this is going to be a meaningful learning opportunity for PreK-12 educators, students, BSU faculty, and community activists."-- Dr. Melissa Winchell
The webinar, named after the Center’s four-part learning series “Eradicating Racism: A Path Forward,” will include a keynote by Paul S. Bracy, Founder and President as an introduction to the Center and presentation of programming from our leadership team and volunteers past and present.
“The Dock C. Bracy Center for Human Reconciliation was founded in Bridgewater and hosted its first learning series on the campus of Bridgewater State University in January 2020. We are honored to return and present what the Center is doing now, our shared vision and how everyone can get involved. ” -- Paul S. Bracy, Founder and President
The Center thanks our hosts Dr. Melissa Winchell and Dr. Kevin McGowan of Bridgewater State University, the Martin Richard Institute for Social Justice and the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association for Multicultural Education for this opportunity.
Registration is required for this event. Please register at: http://bit.ly/BSUPathForward.
About Bridgewater State University
Bridgewater State University believes that students learn by doing. Meeting the needs of all students, one student at a time, is what BSU is all about. What does that mean to you? It means that we will meet you where you are and offer the support and guidance you need to succeed in college and beyond.
About Martin Richard Institute for Social Justice
The mission of the Martin Richard Institute for Social Justice is to build knowledge about social justice, to develop skills for advancing social justice through individual and collective action, and to serve as a catalyst for actualizing Bridgewater State University’s commitment to social justice.
At BSU, we believe that social justice requires individual and collective action to ensure fairness in pursuit of opportunities, freedom from oppression and the equitable distribution of resources. Fairness, freedom from oppression and equitable distribution of resources are all grounded in the same basic principle: that all human beings have equal dignity and worth.
The Martin Richard Institute for Social Justice
About National Association of Multicultural Education (NAME)
Founded in 1990, NAME has become the premier national and international organization that is committed to issues of equity, inclusion, diversity, and justice in schooling.The Massachusetts chapter hosts annual events--including a biennial New England conference--for PK-12 educators, students, and faculty committed to social justice education and community activism.
Contact: Melissa Winchell, Vice President of the Massachusetts Chapter, at firstname.lastname@example.org
About the Dock C. Bracy Center for Human Reconciliation
The Dock C. Bracy Center is committed to human reconciliation and the eradication of racism and other forms of human oppression. Our work focuses on healing the internal emotional and cognitive harms that have allowed racism to continue to thrive in our society. We support the efforts of many other groups and individuals by providing opportunities for learning and self-reflection so that strategies to eradicate racism can become more successful. Additional information about the Center can be found by visiting the website and by following #dcbcenter.
The Dock C. Bracy Center for Human Reconciliation