The Grand Challenge to Create Social Responses to a Changing Environment, with support from the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Social Work, is launching a 3-part webinar series on Environmental and Racial Justice. The first event – Disrupting Environmental Racism – is Wednesday, May 19, from 10 to 11 am (MT). This webinar convenes community leaders, students, and scholars to discuss their own community-engaged experiences, the joys and challenges of partnerships in this work, and how we can mobilize action to disrupt environmental racism and create environmental and racial justice. Panelists include:
- Lizeth Chacón, Executive Director, Colorado People’s Alliance
- Ajulo Othow, Founder and CEO, EnerWealth Solutions
- Smitha Rao, PhD Candidate, Boston College School of Social Work
- Lisa Reyes Mason, Associate Professor, University of Denver Graduate School of Social Work (moderator)
This event is free and open to all. Register in advance here.