Workshops & Events

AUGUST

August 29 — On the occasion of the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, a special free screening & discussion:

“Join us for a screening of Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek, and a conversation about how this story of environmental disaster and grassroots leadership speaks to challenges faced by Bay Area communities and hopes for the future.” After the film, there will be an opportunity for viewers to join a conversation with filmmaker Leah Mahan, moderator Milton Reynolds of Facing History and Ourselves, and young people engaged with Literacy for Environmental Justice as Eco-stewards of Bayview-Hunters Point.

You can watch the trailer of the documentary here.

August 29, 2015 at 12pm – 2pm

EcoCenter at Heron’s Head Park
32 Jennings St
San Francisco, CA 94124
United States
Google map and directions

SEPTEMBER

September 1 — Deadline to apply for UNtraining White Liberal Racism Phase 1A (SF). Participants must be able to commit to all six meetings: October 18, November 15, December 13, January 17, February 21, March 20.

• Sept. 12, 5-7PM | OACC — Challenging Antiblackness in Asian Communities

Sept. 27, 1-2:30 pm — BEYOND THE BLUES: A PRISON ORATORIO 

OCTOBER

• October 9 –Instructional Coaching for Equity workshop in Oakland, CA

• October 10 — Teaching  for Social Justice Conference — Challenging a Culture of Violence

• October 11 — National Coming Out Day

• October 18 — UNtraining meeting

NOVEMBER

• November 13-14 — The White Privilege Conference proudly presents “Understanding, Respecting, Connecting: The White Privilege Symposium by the Bay”
Friday, November 13, 6:30pm to 10:00pm, at Oakland Impact Hub
Saturday, November 14, 9:00am to 4:30 pm at St. Ignatius College Preparatory in San Francisco

Featuring:
Shakti Butler
Dave “Davey D” Cook
Paul Flores
Aisha Fukushima
Favianna Rodriguez
Plus a special address by WPC Founder and Director, Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr.
and many more!

Join us for this landmark regional symposium as The national White Privilege Conference brings to the Bay Area its acclaimed, robust model of engagement and action. Join frontline Bay Area racial justice activists, academics, and artists as we explore the pressing issues of our time; understand root causes of systemic injustice; build solidarity and community; and develop strategies for dismantling oppression. We will offer adult and youth tracks, with programming designed for participants from diverse sectors of the Bay Area, including high school and college students, K-12 and higher education faculty, grassroots activists, social workers, nonprofit and government employees, artists, members of the spiritual/faith community, among others.

November 15 — UNtraining meeting

• November 20 — International Transgender Day of Remembrance

DECEMBER

• December 3-5 — NAIS People of Color Conference/Student Diversity Leadership Conference in Tampa, FL

December 13 — UNtraining meeting

JANUARY

January 15 — Instructional Coaching for Equity workshop in Oakland, CA

January 17 — UNtraining meeting

January 18 — Martin Luther King, Jr. Day; registration for WPC opens

January 19 — POCIS Adult Conference

January 21Kamau Right Now! 

January 23 — Lunar Year Lion Dancing: Traveling Festival

FEBRUARY

February 8 — Lunar New Year: the year of the Monkey

February 21 — UNtraining meeting

MARCH

March 20 — UNtraining meeting

APRIL

April 14-17 — White Privilege Conference: Let Freedom Ring — Re-Imagining Equity and Justice in the United States

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