“The Young Inventors Initiative” — March Break Camp at Tubman

The Harriet Tubman Institute for Research on Africa and its Diasporas in collaboration with Tech Spark presents the Young Inventors Initiative a new March Break camp for high school students (aged 16-18) living in the Black Creek Community. Through innovative Continue reading “The Young Inventors Initiative” — March Break Camp at Tubman

Tubman Talks: “Institutional and Community Partnerships: Representing Ugandan Heritage Ethnic and Memorial Sites through a Social Media Project”, February 16, 2017

Mary Leigh Morbey, Maureen Senoga, Michelle Sengara and Mary Pat O’Meara will present a paper entitled, “Institutional and Community Partnerships: Representing Ugandan Heritage Ethnic and Memorial Sites through a Social Media Project”, on February 16, 2017 at the Harriet Tubman Continue reading Tubman Talks: “Institutional and Community Partnerships: Representing Ugandan Heritage Ethnic and Memorial Sites through a Social Media Project”, February 16, 2017

Tubman Talks: “Some Observations on the Nature of Slavery in Late Sixteenth-Century Aleppo”, 26 January 2017

Dr. Thabit A.J. Abdullah will present a paper entitled, “Some Observations on the Nature of Slavery in late Sixteenth-Century Aleppo,” on January 26, 2017 at the Harriet Tubman Institute from 2:30 – 4:30. Abstract “Our understanding of slavery in the Continue reading Tubman Talks: “Some Observations on the Nature of Slavery in Late Sixteenth-Century Aleppo”, 26 January 2017

Tubman Talks: “The Alchemy of Sport and the Role of Media in the Education of Black Youth” 19 January 2017

Dr. Carl E. James will present a paper entitled, “The Alchemy of Sport and the Role of Media in the Education of Black Youth”, on January 19, 2017 at the Harriet Tubman Institute from 2:30 – 4:30. Abstract In this Continue reading Tubman Talks: “The Alchemy of Sport and the Role of Media in the Education of Black Youth” 19 January 2017

Tubman Talks: “Building Black and Indigenous Alliances for Health and Wellbeing”, 5 January 2017

Dr. Ciann L. Wilson will give a talk entitled, “Building Black and Indigenous Alliances for Health and Wellbeing” on 5 January 2017 at the Harriet Tubman Institute from 2:30-4:30 p.m. Abstract This presentation begins by contextualizing the history of relationships Continue reading Tubman Talks: “Building Black and Indigenous Alliances for Health and Wellbeing”, 5 January 2017

Tubman Talks: “Sustainability and the Digital Ecosystem: Best Practices for the Digital Humanist,” 1 December 2016

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Anna St. Onge, Stacy Allison-Cassin, Andrea Kosavic, and Mona Elayyan will give a talk entitled “Sustainability and the digital ecosystem: best practices for the digital humanist’ on 1 December 2016 at the Harriet Tubman Institute from  2:30-4:30 p.m. Abstract The Continue reading Tubman Talks: “Sustainability and the Digital Ecosystem: Best Practices for the Digital Humanist,” 1 December 2016

Tubman Talks: “March to Freedom: The Prison Industrial Complex in Canada” – November 24, 2016

“March to Freedom”: The Prison Industrial Complex in Canada — A Conversation with 180 Change Street In 2010, 180 Change Street started the “March to Freedom” project as an initiative that examines the role and impact of the prison industrial Continue reading Tubman Talks: “March to Freedom: The Prison Industrial Complex in Canada” – November 24, 2016