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Equity Thursdays

Equity Thursdays is a weekly conversation and lunch series hosted by the Center for Academic Equity (provided free of charge)! We offer workshops, presentations, and discussions led by members of the Tulane community and guests from the GNO. Join us as we discuss cutting edge research, connect to distinctive academic opportunities, and provide a forum for reflection on the intersection of identity and the academic experience. We welcome students, faculty, and staff to come to Equity Thursdays and join the CAE community!

Equity Thursdays take place on the first floor of the newly renovated Richardson Building every Thursday from 12:30 to 1:30 PM CST.

Schedule:

January 20: Vision Board
January 27: Build your resume workshop

February 3: History of Race and Racism Timeline
February 10: Race and Racism Workshop 
February 17: Global Black Resistance
February 24: Tour of Truth

March 3: Deconstructing Asian American Identity
March 10: Asian American Model Minority Myth
March 17: Building Coalition with Asian American/Pacific Islander Community
March 24: Talk about Sex

April 7: Healthy Relationships 
April 14: Sexual Violence Prevention 
April 21:  Color and Chill
April 28: Competitive Scholarships/Fellowships
 

Anyone and everyone! We want to welcome all members of the Tulane community into our conversations.

Is lunch provided?

Yes! We provide lunch every Thursday.

What precautions are being taken to ensure COVID-19 safety?

We are doing our utmost to ensure the safety of everyone involved in each Equity Thursday. The Center for Academic Equity is complying with all Tulane safety standards. Whenever possible, we are hosting Equity Thursdays outdoors with seats spaced at least 6 feet apart. Attendance is limited and guests are required to wear masks for the duration of the event. Additionally, all meals are individually packaged to ensure the safety of our guests.

Do Equity Thursdays count toward the Resource Lending Library Attendance requirement?

Yes. Any Equity Thursday is an accepted event. Be sure to sign in!