Becoming an Engaged & Active Bystander: How to Navigate a Complex & Diverse World

Start Date: March 09 2018 - 10:00 AM

End Date: March 09 2018 - 02:00 PM

Audience: General Public Event

Category: Conferences and Workshops

Location: Kupferberg Holocaust Center

Description:

Becoming an Engaged & Active Bystander: How to Navigate a Complex & Diverse World Friday, March 9th, 2018 10:00-2:00pm at the KHC Faciliators: Dr. Azadeh Aalai in partnership with the Center for Ethnic, Racial, & Religious Understanding (CERRU) at Queens College NEH 2017-18 Event: Complicity & Collaboration This workshop will facilitate skill-building for student and other participants by asking them to reflect on difficult questions, such as: what does it take to become an engaged and civic-minded citizen, and how can we develop skills to be more likely to be active (rather than passive) bystanders? The workshop will explore the theme of complicity and collaboration in a modern context, by reflecting on how we feel pressure today to remain passive in the face of injustice, and through exploration of ways we can feel comfortable taking action when others need help. This event is FREE, but registration is requested. Visit: https://becoming-an-engaged-active-bystander.eventbrite.com 

 

 


Contact Name: Marisa Hollywood

Contact Phone: 718.281.5770

Contact Email: mhollywood@qcc.cuny.edu

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