Join us every month for our virtual speaker series dedicated to diversity and equity in our College community, and the communities we serve.
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month
September 29, 2021
October 12, 2021
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Danielle Legros Georges is a writer, academic, and author of several books of poetry including The Dear Remote Nearness of You, winner of the New England Poetry Club’s Sheila Margaret Motten book prize. Her awards include fellowships from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the Black Metropolis Research Consortium. She was appointed the second Poet Laureate of the city of Boston, serving in the role from 2015 to 2019. Her most recent work is a book of translations, Island Heart, published in 2021. She teaches at Lesley University.
Lifting OUr Voices Around the World
March 24, 2021
Speaker: Ashley Eadie
Women's Panel: Putting it All Together and Making it Work
February 24, 2021
Panelists: Judge Janine D. Rivers, Suffolk Probate and Family Court, Yolanda Dennis, Chief Diversity Officer-Massasoit Community College, Dr. Arlene Rodriquez, Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs- Cape Cod Community College, Donna M. Walker, Admissions Counselor-Cape Cod Community College, Mia Hazlett, Author & Executive Assistant to the President-Cape Cod Community College
I’m Black Before I am Blue
December 1, 2020
Speaker: Eddy Chrispin, Boston Police Department
Living in Color and Being Heard
November 4, 2020
Speaker: Susan Kosoff, Professor Emeritus Wheelock College, Co-Founder of Wheelock Family Theatre
Reflection, Healing and Looking Forward
October 27, 2020
Speaker: Reverend Andi Suess-Taylor, St. David’s Episcopal Church in South Yarmouth
An Oh-So-Ordinary Tale with an Extraordinary Ending
October 6, 2020
Speaker: Chief Robert Barrows, Bunker Hill Community College