DEI Circles-Spring 2022- Want Democracy-Session 1A 1/26/22 6-7:30p

Wednesday, January 26th, 2022 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm (CT)
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About

Mission & Ministry invites you to a new series of UIW DEI Circles focused on Civic Engagement for Racial Justice entitled, "Want Democracy?" in partnership with NETWORK Lobby for Catholic Social Justice. All UIW students participating in these "Want Democracy?" sessions can receive (1.5) hours of service.

To register for the Racial Wealth & Income Gap Session on 1/26/22, please utilize the following link:
https://uiw.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJItcOuupj0qE9yJFfD1WcMW4v_lJZ8WTxrS

The Racial Wealth & Income Gap Session will be an interactive workshop that has participants explore the systemic impacts of 12 federal policies on the wealth accumulation of four families throughout U.S. history. The same workshop will be offered again for others who may want to attend but can not due to a schedule conflict. 

Workshop Presenters & Facilitators Include:
Dr. Arturo Chavez, UIW Associate VP of Mission, DEI
Catherine Gillette, NETWORK Grassroots Mobilization Coordinator
Colin Longmore, NETWORK Grassroots Outreach & Education Specialist

NETWORK Lobby for Catholic Social Justice: Founded by Catholic Sisters in the progressive spirit of Vatican II, NETWORK works to create a society that promotes justice and the dignity of all in the shared abundance of God’s creation. Inspired by our founders and the leadership of the women who followed, we faithfully embody Gospel justice as we ignite hope in the world. We are rooted in Catholic Social Justice and are open to all who share our passion.

Please look for other UIW DEI Circle opportunities scheduled for the spring of 2022 at:
https://www.uiw.edu/eccl/faculty-engagement/current-initiatives.html

For more information about this program and/or the UIW DEI circles, please contact Dr. Arturo Chavez at (210) 890-4174 or via email at aechavez@uiwtx.edu



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Opens Jan 18, 2022 3:00pm
Registration Closes
Jan 26, 2022 6:00pm or when space runs out.
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Perks
As a result of your participation and completion of the 'impact', participants will receive 1.5 hours of service credit toward their UIW community service graduation requirement.
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