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Student Life Events at St. George

Student Life Events at St. George

Navigating Academics as a Racialized Student: Microaggressions

Nov 30, 2021 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM

Registration Deadline: Nov 30, 2021 12:00 AM

Navigating Academics as a Racialized Student
 
This series touches on the systemic struggles of succeeding academically as a racialized student. The sessions will be a safe space for students to speak about their own experiences, as peer facilitators help share strategies to overcome these challenges.  

Navigating Academics as a Racialized Student: Microaggressions
Nov. 30. 5-6:30 
 
Microaggressions are indirect, often subtle forms of discrimination that have the power to accumulate into a much more challenging university experience. This session will discuss student's own experiences with microaggressions in the classroom and university, and talk about potential ways to handle such situations.