EJ Series Event Resources

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Introduction to Structural Racism Workshop: From Awareness to Action  Structural Racism event focus icon

Tuesday, Sept. 20th; 11am - 12pm; Student Center Theater

Event Presentation - Dr. Christian Braneon

What is Systemic Racism?

Structural Racism

One-drop Racial Rule

Allegories on Race and Racism

U.N. Report on People of African Descent

U.N. Report on People of African Descent - document


Liam's Legacy Symposium: Data-driven Research for Environmental Justice: How Universities Can Help Move Vulnerable Communities from Surviving to Thriving (EJ SERIES KICK-OFF EVENT!)

Tuesday, Sept. 27th; 4:30pm - 6pm; Clary Theater (Student Success Center)

Paul Mohai Power Point Presentation

Samantha Shattuck Power Point Presentation

Video: Data-driven Research for Environmental Justice: How Universities Can Help Movie Communities from Surviving to Thriving (full event presentation)


Taboo Talk: Dismantling Racism in a Society That Doesn't Believe in It   Structural Racism event focus icon

Thursday, Nov. 3rd; 11am - 12pm; Charles A.Smithgall Jr. Student Services Bldg. (Flag Bldg.), Rm. 117

Abigail Sewell Power Point Presentation

Student Reflection


Faculty Talk: "Environmental Justice & Business/Community Engagement - Challenges & Opportunities in the Extractives Industries" - Michael Oxman, Managing Director, Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business and Chris Anderson, Yirri Global

Monday, Nov. 14th; 12:15pm - 1:30pm; TSRB Auditorium

Michael Oxman Power Point Presentation


Faculty Talk: "What Does Environmental Justice Have to Do With Me? A Student's Guide to the Responsibilities of Engineers" - Bob Kirkman (Public Policy/Ethics) and Chloe Arson (Civil & Environmental Engineering)

Tuesday, Nov. 15th; 11am - 12pm; Clough 469

Presentation Materials


MLK Day Service Project: Friends of Refugees, Clarkston, GA

Monday, Jan 16th; 8:00am - 3:00pm; Jolly Avenue Community Garden, Clarkston

Event Video


Race, Space, and Opportunity: A Tale of Two Regions     Structural Racism event focus icon

Wednesday, Jan 18th; 6:30pm; Clary Theater, Student Success Center

PSE Report (Opportunity Deferred: Race, Transportation, and the Future of Metropolitan Atlanta)

Professor Alex Karner Presentation

Event Video