The Language of Racism

SAVE THE DATE!February 21, 2019 MODERATOR: JUDGE CHARLES E. WILLIAMS Judge Charles E. Williams, Chief judge of the Twelfth Judicial Circuit Court in Sarasota County, Florida, will be returning as moderator. SPEAKER: PROFESSOR MICHAEL JEFFRIES Professor Michael Jeffries, Associate Professor of American Studies at Wellesley College, is returning by popular demand as moderator. SPEAKER: PROFESSOR...
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Strong Voices/Strong Subjects

COMING HOME: The Effects of Incarceration and Reentry on the Family PLEASE JOIN US for the 2018 Luncheon Lecture Series that explores the impact of prisoner reentry upon the community. A PANEL OF FAMILY MEMBERS will share the practical considerations and emotional impacts of a loved one’s incarceration and reentry. Moderated by Joy Mahler, President/CEO...
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Project 180: Ten Years Old Today!

With a behind-the-scenes interview and photos from March 2nd In the past decade we’ve grown from a shared vision to a thriving organization that serves inmates in five counties and provides leadership in educating the community about prisoner reentry. Thank you for your support through the years and for being a vital part of this...
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Thank you!

It has been over a month since we held our event “The Freedom Riders Their Relevancy Today” at The New College of Florida. Over 250 guests attended the event. Thank you for the great compliments to The Boxser Diversity Initiative   “The Diversity Initiative offer the most challenging and interesting programs! Last evening, once again, you...
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The Freedom Riders: Another successful event! Thank you!!

We want to thank to everyone that came to our Event The Freedom Riders Their relevancy today. To our speakers, Dr. Ray Arsenault, Ellen Ziskind and Dr. Michael Jeffries. To our moderator Chief Judge Charles Williams. To the wonderful Booker High School Choir and all the volunteers that helped make this event a success. To...
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The Freedom Riders: Their Relevancy Today

    The Boxser Diversity Initiative presented “The Freedom Riders: Their Relevancy Today,” on Thursday November 16th, 2017.     A conversation with Dr. Ray Arsenault  The John Hope Franklin Professor of Southern History and Chairman of the Department of History and Politics at the University of South Florida, St. Petersburg. A frequent consultant for various civil...
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MHI-KNB Summer Tech Sessions (STEAMH)

A recent alliance of collaboration including The Multicultural Health Institute (MHI), The Boxser Diversity Initiative, and others sponsored the Hackathon Initiative at New College of Florida in October 2016 l. The program was very successful, but despite its good intentions, minority students from undeserved areas of the community were a small representation of participants.  Know No Bounds...
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