Race and Higher Education Annual Event - Professor Rhonda Magee

Doing the Inner Work of Racial Justice: Principles, Practices (and Prayers!) for Healing Ourselves and Transforming the World

MLK: Let Freedom Ring! Initiative of the Office of the President, the Center for Social Justice (CSJ), and The Center for New Designs in Learning and Scholarship (CNDLS) invites you to the annual Race and Higher Education Event.

Rhonda V. Magee, Professor of Law, Storyteller, Mindfulness Teacher, and Social Justice Advocate | RhondaVMagee.com

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 (Note: This is the Tuesday after the President's Holiday and follows a Monday class schedule.)

  • 11:30am Community Gathering and Lunch
  • 12:00pm Keynote by Rhonda V. Magee, M.A., J.D., Professor of Law at the University of San Francisco
  • 1:00pm Question and Response period

Rhonda V. Magee, M.A., J.D., is Professor of Law at the University of San Francisco, and has spent more than twenty years exploring the intersections of anti-racist education, social justice, and contemplative practices. She is an internationally-recognized innovator, storyteller, thought and practice leader on integrating Mindfulness into Higher Education, Law and Social Justice. A Fellow of the Mind and Life Institute, she has served as an advisor to a range of leading mindfulness-based professional development organizations, and is Chair of the Board of the Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute. A prolific author, Professor Magee recently published her first book, The Inner Work of Racial Justice: Healing Ourselves and Transforming Our Communities Through Mindfulness (Penguin Random House Tarcher Perigee: 2019).

Please direct any questions to CSJ's Associate Director for Mission Curricular Integration, Amanda Munroe, at asm96@georgetown.edu. Although, this event is geared to faculty and staff, students are welcome to attend.

The first 20 RSVPs for this event will receive a copy of the book at the event.

This event is part of CSJ's annual Social Justice Week.

Tuesday, February 18 at 11:30am to 1:30pm

Copley Hall, Copley Formal
37th and O St., N.W., Washington

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Provost's Office, Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching & Service, President's Office






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