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Diversity at Cuesta College: Racial Literacy for the 21st Century


On this page, you'll find the presentation recording and a list of resources for Dr. Ruha Benjamin's Keynote: "Racial Literacy for the 21st Century". Learn from Dr. Ruha Benjamin, professor of African American Studies at Princeton University, how and why racism persists as a form of vision and division. Dr. Benjamin will share the challenges faced by community colleges related to technology, data and equity, including teaching and learning online, and how this impacts the student experience. She will offer a toolkit to better understand how racism distorts our relationships, communities, and institutions, and what we as individuals and as a campus can do about it. Original event date: April 28, 2022.

Dr. Ruha Benjamin Presentation: "Racial Literacy for the 21st Century"