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

Virtual Leadership Conference, Leadership Any Means Necessary

With the theme of exploring collectivism, innovation, and activation, this three-day conference by the African American Leadership Forum (AALF) will gather current community leaders, changemakers, and innovators to engage participants …

$25

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