Black History Commemoration

Zoom

We invite the community to a virtual Black History Commemoration event on Wednesday, February 24, at noon. This event will feature a live Zoom discussion with Sheyann Webb-Christburg, whom Dr. …

‘This Free North’ Documentary Panel Discussion

Stream the Emmy-winning documentary "This Free North" at your convenience all month long, hosted by the University of Minnesota's Multicultural Student Engagement department. This brief film showcases Black history at …

Free

Intro to Strategies for Trauma Awareness & Resilience

Online Event

When terrible things happen, like COVID-19 and racism, our peace has been stolen from us. Intro to STAR teaches basic vocabulary and concepts to be trauma-informed, resilience-oriented, and restorative justice-focused …

Grateful and Rooted

This is the last of a trio of Black History Month events sponsored in partnership with the Minneapolis Black Employee Network (a City of Minneapolis employee resource group) and the …

Free

Intro to Restorative Justice

Online Event

Ruptured relationships create psychological trauma, conflict, and violence. Restorative Justice allows for truth-telling and repairing harm for healed, just, equitable relationships setting the stage for the possibility of reconciliation. Creating …

Race, Riot, and Law Enforcement

Join Metropolitan State University students, faculty, staff, and community in a virtual panel discussion to explore how race factors in the relationship between riots and law enforcement—past and present—using the …

Free

BLACKOUT History Month!

BLACKOUT, the first all-black improv group in Minnesota, is celebrating Black History Month with a virtual show featuring the group’s trademark mix of comedy, social justice and arts access. Since …

Free