A Black Space for Black Students: Talking Anti-Black Violence and Racism in the Academy

JUN 28, 2020 | 5:00 PM

Desiree Byrd, PhD, ABPP-CN

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

Virtual Workshop via Zoom

WHEN:

June 28, 2020: 5:00 PM

ADMISSION:

Free

SPONSOR:

The Wellness Center

Description

This workshop  is purposed to provide a safe, open space for Black-identified Graduate Center students to reflect, vent, process and discuss graduate training during intensified anti-Black racism. This workshop will be formatted as a guided discussion facilitated by Dr. Desiree Byrd, Clinical Psychologist and CUNY Professor. Join us to explore:

Survival & self-care strategies

Building villages within and beyond the GC 

Deciding on the rules of engagement

Balancing program requirements with prolonged emotional labor

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAkduivqT8uHdRUaYQyJAjBIGyPPnH2_zQu 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.