Monday, October 31, 2016

Rise Above "-Isms" Week 10/31-11/4

Rise Above Week provides opportunities for us to dialogue as a community about how to further justice and take steps to eradicate the oppressions that hurt us all. These steps help move us towards a world where your oppression is not acceptable to me, and mine is not acceptable to you.

For the full calendar:

Monday, October 31, 10:00 am - 3:00pm
Know the Facts about Immigration
Location: Outside of Stamp by Nyumburu Amphitheater

Monday, October 31, 11:30 - 3:30pm
True Terps Rise Above: Photo Booth
Location: STAMP Main Entrance Lobby

Tuesday, November 1, 12:30 - 1:45pm
Intersections: Identity in Images
Location: Art-Soc 2203

Tuesday, November 1, 2:00 - 4:00pm

“You’re Not Alone” Magazine Launch
Location: Stamp, Juan Ramon Jimenez 2208
Refreshments provided.

Tuesday, November 1, 4:00 - 5:00pm
"With Justice for All?": A Lecture with Bryan Stevenson
Location: Stamp, Colony Ballroom
ASL Interpreters present.

Tuesday, November 1, 6:00 - 8:00pm
Native Roots Monologues with Tribal Activist & Attorney Tara Houska
STAMP, Charles Carroll Room

Wednesday, November 2, 10:00 - 1:00 pm
Pronouns Pronouncement Day
Stamp Main Entrance Lobby

Wednesday, November 2, 10:00am - 2:00 pm
CommUMDiversity Expo
Location: Main Floor, Stamp balcony

Wednesday, November 2, 2016, 12:00-4:00pm
"Dear Terps": Letters of Solidarity
Stamp Entrance Lobby

MiƩrcoles, 2 Noviembre, 12:45pm-2:15pm
Caminos Hacia La InclusiĆ³n: Explorando diferencias y formando conexiones*
Almuerzo Incluido.
(In Spanish.)

Wednesday, November 2, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Inclusive Language Training*
*RSVP Required:

Wednesday, November 2, 6:00 - 7:30 pm
Marc Lamont Hill
Location: Stamp, Hoff Theater
Tickets required. ASL Interpreters present.

Wednesday, November 2, 7:15pm-8:30pm
Jamie Kalven: Journalist & Human Rights Activist
1205 Cambridge Community Center

Thursday, November 3, 12:30 - 1:30 pm
UndocuTerp Training*
Lunch Served.
Space limited. RSVP required:

Thursday, November 3, 12:30 - 1:45 pm
"Beyond Burkas and Bombers: Anti-Muslim Sentiment in America": Film Screening & Discussion
Location ASY 2203 

Friday, November 4, 9:00am - 4:00 pm
Mental Health First Aid Certification Training*
Breakfast & Lunch provided.
Space limited. RSVP Required:

Friday, November 4, 12:00-1:30pm
Combating Anti-Semitism: Ending oppression for some means ending it for all*
Lunch provided.
Space limited. RSVP Required:

For questions, to request an ASL interpreter at any event, or other accommodations, please email