Wednesday, April 14 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm | Delivered Remotely

Pillar: Ethical or Inclusive

Oregon State University invites you to join a virtual event featuring Ibram X. Kendi - National Book Award Winner (2019), Guggenheim Fellow, historian, three-time NY Times best-selling author, and journalist. Kendi is the Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Boston University, and the founding director of the BU Center for Antiracist Research. He is a contributing writer at The Atlantic and a CBS News correspondent. Kendi is the 2020-2021 Frances B. Cashin Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University.

He is the author of many books including Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America, which won the National Book Award for Nonfiction, and three #1 New York Times bestsellers, How to Be an Antiracist; Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You, co-authored with Jason Reynolds; and Antiracist Baby, illustrated by Ashley Lukashevsky. His next book, Be Antiracist: A Journal for Awareness, Reflection, and Action, will be released in October.

 

Members who are interested need to:

1. Register at https://leadership.oregonstate.edu/provost/provosts-lecture-series

2. Email Helena Raposo after the event at: COEleadershipacademy@oregonstate.edu with proof of attendance to this virtual event.
3. Upon verification of your participation following the project, you will receive access to complete a brief survey reflection via the Academy Portal as required for all Academy events.

 

Not a member? Submit your application today!

(All OSU engineering students in good academic standing are eligible to apply)