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Advancing Healthcare Equity Speaker Series

January 22, 2021
Join us for the Advancing Health Care Equity Speaker Series

Winter 2021 | Tuesdays from 1:10-3:00

As part of the Advancing Health Care Equity QAS Experience, the UC Davis

community is invited to a speaker series exploring inequities in health care delivery. Talks are free and open to the public. 

Information and registration for each speaker can be found via the calendar links below, or on the downloadable flyer.

Please share widely!

Learning How Our Neighborhoods Came To Be

October 26, 2020

by Kyerah Kyles '22

We have created a caste system in this country, with African Americans kept exploited and geographically separate by racially explicit government policies. Although most of these policies are now off the books, they have never been remedied and their effects endure. -Richard Rothstein, p. XVII 

How Art Keeps Us Motivated

December 04, 2020
Finding a Voice and Relationships in Art Activism doesn’t have to have only one lens. There are different outlets you can have to do productive work and fight for liberation.

By Kyerah Kyles '22

Unseen Heroes

November 19, 2020

By Kyerah Kyles '22

With Aggie Square making its home in Oak Park, an important part of Transformative Justice Studies is learning the neighborhood’s history and understanding the conditions shaping its future.

Giving Back to the Community: Oak Park Internship

November 15, 2020

By Kyerah Kyles '22

As students, we have all been affected by the history of our communities, our race, the language directed towards us, and our perceptions of justice or the lack thereof. Through our Transformative Justice Studies internship, we have a chance to bring those experiences to benefit the students at Oak Ridge Elementary in Sacramento.