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STARS Conference 2012


STARS Conference 2012

UNITED: Connecting with a Network of Anti-Racism Allies

Pre Conference Event:
THURSDAY MARCH 22:

Tonight it's Poetry in conjunction with STARS presents:
TIP Special Social Justice Showcase featuring Ahmad Majid!

Join us as we kick off the conference with an amazing evening of spoken word! Come out to Lydia's loft on March 22 at 7:30pm. $5 cover.

More info here:
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FRIDAY, MARCH 23, 2012
Registration 9:00am / Conference 9:30am - 4:00pm
College of Education – University of Saskatchewan

Keynote speaker: Dr. Priscilla Settee - "Creating Hope, Creating Justice in Difficult Times"

Closing address: Sheelah McLean

Free! Everyone is welcome!
To register email: stars.registration2012@usask.ca

Connect with anti-racism allies – join STARS for a stimulating day of speakers and sessions. This full-day conference features Dr. Priscilla Settee and others sharing their passion for anti-racist and anti-oppressive teaching practices. Grow your passion for social justice and meet like-minded people. The conference is free!

Lunch will be provided by the Aboriginal Education Research Centre. Includes PD certificate.

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Facebook page: www.facebook.com/pages/Student-Teachers-Anti-Racism-Society-STARS/290857577605398

FOLLOWING THE CONFERENCE:
Friday, March 23
4:00pm - 5:30pm
EDUC 1004 Anti-Racism Film Festival
presented by:
Saskatchewan Intercultural Association's Equity & Anti-Racism Committee

Short films and clips examining racism, with discussion featuring local filmmaker, Marcel Petit and U of S history professor, Dr. Simonne Horwitz. Open to the public!

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