Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

2nd Annual Boston Talks About Racism

December 16, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Register here: http://bit.ly/2ACbELm Please join in the discussion as Mayor Martin J. Walsh invites residents to talk about racism in Boston, the scars it has left, and how we acknowledge our past in order to become a more socially cohesive and resilient city. Doors will open at 9:30 AM for registration and the event will start promptly at 10:00 AM. At this event, the Mayor and members of his team will discuss the implementation of Boston's Resilience Strategy, and will launch a year-long project that will bring small, facilitated conversations about racism, healing, and policy work into all of Boston’s neighborhoods. Starting at 11:30 AM, Members of the public will be invited to participate in breakout sessions discussing the work of how we can build a more equitable and resilient Boston. The public is encouraged to attend, but asked to register through Eventbrite. This program is made possible with support from The Hyams Foundation, Northeastern University, and all of the people in Boston who have been having this conversation for many years. Program design and facilitation are by The Mayor’s Office of Resilience and Equity, The Hyams Foundation, and Strategic Decisions LLC.

Details

Date:
December 16, 2017
Time:
10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Event Category:
Audience(s):
Alumni, Community Engagement, Faculty, Staff, Students
Website:
https://goo.gl/xXwrAB

Organizer

City of Boston
Phone:
311
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/cityofboston/

Venue

Blackman Auditorium
360 Huntington Ave, Ell Hall
Boston, MA 02215 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
(617) 373-2632
Website:
http://www.northeastern.edu/eventvenues/blackman-auditorium/