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9/8 & 9/9 Teach-In: Solidarity With #Scholarstrike For Racial Justice

Wednesday, September 9, 2020
12:00pm – 1:00pm

Repeats daily until 09/09/2020.


On September 8th and 9th, scholars around the country will be participating in a strike for racial justice, in response to state violence against communities of color.

In solidarity with our colleagues taking a stand in support of the movement for Black Lives, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion will be hosting two virtual teach-ins:

Day 1: September 8, 2020 12:00-1:00pm EST Anti-Blackness & the Academy

Day 2: September 9, 2020 12:00-1:00pm EST Anti-Blackness Impact on Black Women

Registration links can also be found at

For those who would like more information on #Scholarstrike or other ways of participating please visit the below links:

Academe Blog:

Inside Higher Ed:


Office for Diversity and Inclusion (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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