Gary Howard to Speak at Mount Union March 22
April 08, 2010
Gary Howard, author of We Can't Teach What We Don't Know, will speak at Mount Union College on Thursday, March 22 at 4 p.m. in the Dewald Chapel.
The founder and president of the REACH Center for Multicultural Education, Howard completed his undergraduate and graduate work in cultural anthropology and social psychology at Yale University. He has extensive experience in diversity leadership and training.
Howard is the author of many articles on race, justice and multicultural issues. We Can't Teach What We Don't Know (Second Edition, 2006), published by Columbia University, is considered groundbreaking work, examining issues of privilege, power and the role of white leaders and educators in a multicultural society.
This event is free and open to the public and is especially for local educators, faculty, staff, students and anyone else interested. Refreshments will be provided.
Howard will also present three more sessions on Friday, March 23 for Mount Union faculty, staff and students.