Black and brown baggage: Handling micro-aggressions and exclusion in the classroom

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 1 p.m. 2 p.m. Taper Hall (THH) 309H

As part of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion week, USC Annenberg Assistant Professor of Professional Practice Miki Turner will be moderating an engaging and solution-oriented panel discussion involving faculty, students and staff exploring the ongoing issues some students of color have in predominantly white classrooms.

Panelists include:

  • Laura Casteñeda, professor of professional practice, USC Annenberg
  • Alison Trope, clinical professor, USC Annenberg 
  • Marlon Twyman, assistant professor of communication, USC Annenberg
  • Sharoni Little, professor, USC Marshall
  • Leander Sands, USC SCA
  • William Vela, La Casa

Students are encouraged to come and share their experiences.