School to host two seminars on race and inequalities
Published: 20 July 2023
'Challenging Normalised Inequities Within the School System in the Global North' & 'Radical Knowledge Formations from Anti-Racist Perspectives' take place on 16 and 17 August
The School of Education's Culture, Literacies, Inclusion and Pedagogy (CLIP) Research and Teaching Group will host two seminars in August on the theme of racism and inequality.
Challenging normalised inequities within the school system in the global North
The School of Education at the University of Glasgow is pleased to invite you to ‘Challenging normalised inequities within the school system in the global North’, a research seminar that will address the everyday forms of normalising inequities, whether in terms of religious identities, race or language, experienced by migrant and refugee students in Canada and Scotland.
Participants: Yan Guo, Professor of Language and Literacy, Werklund School of Education, University of Calgary, Canada; Dr Nihaya Jaber, School of Education, University of Glasgow; Alison Mitchell, Headteacher in Residence, School of Education, University of Glasgow.
Date: 16 August 2023, 1400-1600, with High Tea! **in person**
Location: Rm 432, St. Andrews Building, 11 Eldon Street, Glasgow, G3 6NH
The event is open to all academic staff, students and teachers from across the University and beyond. We look forward to welcoming you. To ensure your place, please reserve a free ticket via our Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/challenging-normalised-inequities-tickets-677955060837?aff=oddtdtcreator
Radical Knowledge Formations from Anti-Racist Perspectives
The University of Glasgow, College of Social Science’s ‘Addressing Inequalities’
Interdisciplinary Research Theme, Global Majority Network, and the Centre for Research and Development in Adult and Lifelong Learning (CR&DALL) within the School of Education, are pleased to invite you to ‘Radical Knowledge Formations from anti-racist perspectives’, a seminar and book launch event focusing on anti-racist education, pedagogy and collaborations!
Participants: Lubna Nasir, Professor of Comparative Oncology, University of Glasgow, Ms
Uzma Khan, Deputy Chief Operating Officer & Vice-Principal Economic Development and
Innovation, University of Glasgow, Professor Shibao Guo, Werklund School of Education,
University of Calgary, Dr Deniz Ortaçtepe Hart, School of Education, University of Glasgow, Dr Yuwei Xu, Associate Professor, School of Education, University of Nottingham
Date: 17 August 2023, 1400-1600, followed by a reception until 17:30**in person**
Location: Room 237B, Advanced Research Centre, Chapel Lane, University of Glasgow
The event is open to all academic staff, students and teachers from across the University and
beyond. Presentations will run from 2pm-4pm, Room 237B the ARC building, University of Glasgow. This will be followed by a drinks reception at the Atrium 4pm – 5.30pm. We look forward to welcoming you. To ensure your place, please reserve a free ticket via https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/radical-knowledge-formations-from-anti-racist-perspectives-tickets-662332021907?aff=oddtdtcreator.
First published: 20 July 2023