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Social Justice Summit: Turning Intent into Impact

April 27 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free

The first ever Carthage Social Justice Summit takes place from 9:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27, in the A. W. Clausen Center.

The theme for this summit is “Turning Intention Into Impact.” This summit is for Carthage community members, students, faculty, and staff to learn about various social justice issues in our society. The overall purpose is to motivate others to make changes in the community.

Schedule
9:15-9:45 a.m. — Check-in/Continental Breakfast
10-10:45 a.m. — Breakout Session 1
11-11:45 a.m. — Breakout Session 2
Noon-1 p.m. — Free Lunch and Keynote Speaker
1-2 p.m. — Mix and Mingle

The Office of Equity and Inclusion sponsors this event, which was organized by student workers Julia Peters ’24 and Gloria Castro-Jimenez ’24. These two students received a scholarship from Kären Rasmussen, who created the scholarship in honor of Pastor Kara Baylor, Carthage’s campus pastor who passed away last year. Pastor Baylor cared deeply about various social justice issues. This summit is to honor her legacy through educating others on these inequities in our world.

Details

Date:
April 27
Time:
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.carthage.edu/news-events/calendar/#!view/event/event_id/56775

Organizer

Carthage College
Phone
(262) 551-5859
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Venue

Carthage College
2001 Alford Park Drive
Kenosha, WI 53140 United States
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Phone
(262) 551-5859
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