Edgewood College panel: ‘Promoting Racial Equity Through Community Development’ ๐Ÿ—“


Contact: Ed Taylor, Director of Strategic Communications 608-663-2333

Madison, Wis. (February 6, 2019) โ€“ Edgewood College is pleased to invite Greater Madison to the next opportunity in our School of Business Executive Speaker Series:ย Promoting Racial Equity Through Community Development.ย ย This panel discussion will take placeย 5 โ€“ 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 19 in Anderson Auditorium. The event is free.

The community development field is grappling with its role in promoting racial equity. This session will provide a framework for understanding the issue of racial equity from the perspective of policy, community-based efforts, and investments. Leaders will share insights on the connection between people, place, and racial equity, as well as ideas on how the field can invest in a more just and equitable society.

Panelists include Dr. Ruben Anthony, President and CEO of the Urban League of Greater Madison, and Mr. Jeremie Greer, Vice President of Policy & Research at Prosperity Now.

Please visitย www.edgewood.edu/executive-speaker-seriesย for more information and to RSVP for this event.