J. Caitlyn Hill

Reminder! – Presentation this Thursday

Join us on Thursday, Oct. 22 via Zoom to hear from our Duke colleagues Emily Daly and Joyce Chapman about how Duke Libraries staff conducted the study called “Understanding the experiences and needs of Black students at Duke”. Discussion: How Duke Libraries learned more about the Black student experience – Oct. 22 @ 3-4:30 p.m.

Book Club – Black dignity in a world made for whiteness by Austin Channing Brown.

  On October 14th, we’ll have the next installment of the Diversify IT book club. We met today [ and had a great discussion on the first couple of chapters of our first book, I’m still here. Black dignity in a world made for whiteness by Austin Channing Brown.   We agreed to continue the …

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Discussion: How Duke Libraries learned more about the Black student experience – Oct. 22 @ 3-4:30 p.m.

Discussion: How Duke Libraries learned more about the Black student experience – Oct. 22 @ 3-4:30 p.m. In 2019, Duke Libraries staff conducted a study called “Understanding the experiences and needs of Black students at Duke”. They convened discussion groups and did research, including analyzing the Libraries’ 2020 student satisfaction survey. Their goal was to …

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Join DiversifyIT for the final “Living (IT) While Black” Wednesday, July 29 @ 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Join DiversifyIT for the final “Living (IT) While Black” session on Wednesday, July 29th from  11am-12:30 p.m. For the Zoom link, please contact diversifyit-info@duke.edu or join the Mailing List.  If you would like to participate as a storyteller or submit your story, please fill out the Sign up form. There is one more session left. …

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DiversifyIT is hosting its 2nd Living (IT) While Black on July 16th

Join DiversifyIT Thursday for an Open Mic | “Living (IT) While Black” from  3-4:30 p.m. For the Zoom link, please contact diversifyit-info@duke.edu or join the Mailing List.  If you would like to participate as a storyteller or submit your story, please fill out the Sign up form. We are asking all event participants to commit …

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Duke’s ‘Living While Black’ Session Videos Now Available

https://today.duke.edu/2020/07/living-while-black-session-videos-now-available “To allow members of the Duke community to access the June 16 Living While Black event, Duke has posted the videos of the four sessions online, available to any member of the Duke community with a Duke NetID. (Read about in this Duke Today article.)”

DiversifyIT | Open Mic Series “Living (IT) While Black”

DiversifyIT | Open Mic Series “Living (IT) While Black” DiversifyIT is hosting a series of virtual “Open Mic” conversations for Duke IT staff and IT leadership. At these events participants are invited to share authentically and with transparency from their lived experience. Attendees will have the opportunity to share for up to 10 minutes on …

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Living While Black

https://today.duke.edu/2020/06/living-while-black-raw-discussions-race-duke-and-america “Against a backdrop of dual crises of public health and racial justice, more than 50 Black faculty, staff and students shared personal stories of racism and discrimination, presented research on racial inequities, and issued urgent calls for change.”

Duke Center for Muslim Life has training available

The Center for Muslim Life is excited to offer four opportunities to participate in our inaugural training titled Been Here, Still Here: Muslims and Islamophobia in the United States this Spring. Sign up to attend: Thursday, Jan 30th 9:30-11:30am Wednesday, Feb 26th 9:30-11:30am Thursday, Mar 5th 5-7pm Thursday, April 2nd 5-7pm This introductory training includes …

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