Monday, October 31, 2016

The University of Washington and Urban@UW are hosting Jacqueline Patterson, director of the NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program, as a Walker Ames lecturer. She is giving her public lecture on Monday, Nov. 7 in Kane Hall at 7:30 p.m.

The School of Social Work and the Simpson Center are also hosting a faculty seminar with Patterson on Wednesday, Nov. 9, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Take this opportunity to discuss race and equity through the lens of urban environmental justice and climate change. This engaging and inspiring dialog supports our collective efforts for greater social justice. The seminar is in the Simpson Center Seminar Room, Communications Hall 202. Please RSVP for the seminar at Refreshments will be served. Please note there is a graduate student seminar on the morning of Nov. 9, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., in the Simpson Center.