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ASK for Social Justice

About ASK for Social Justice

Since 2004, the Cultural Center has organized an annual ASK for Social Justice program for the campus community. The purpose is to host a program that explores essential Attitudes, Skills, and Knowledge for promoting social justice.

Past ASK Programs

April 23, 2016
A day long program

March 29-April 3
"ASK 2015 Black Lives Matter: Confronting Anti-Blackness"
A week long symposium. 

February 21 and 22, 2014
"Ouch! Oops...Snap! ASK 2014 Takes on Microaggressions"
A two day conference exploring Microaggressions

March 30, 2013
"Why Can't I?: Exploring Cultural Appropriation"
A one-day conference for the Five College community.

March 11, 2012
"Shifting Identities in Different Spaces"

March 26, 2011
"Navigating the Realness: Mediating the Coexistence of Social Justice and Communication Conflict:" A one-day conference for the Pioneer Valley college student community.

March 5 and 6, 2010, as part of the Cultural Center's 20th anniversary celebration: "Multiracial Strategies for Advancing Racial Justice"

February 21, 2009
"Integrating Principles of Social Justice into Our Professions" Conference

March 30, 2008
"Communicating through Difference" Workshop
October 25, 2006
"Dialogue: Race and Safe Space at Hampshire College"

February 18, 2006
"Approaching Difficult Conversations:" A workshop for exploration of communication across differences

February 18-19, 2005
"Addressing Interracial Dynamics in the Classroom and Beyond" Workshop

February 21, 2004
"Student Leadership Conference for the Five Colleges: Integrating Principles of Social Justice into Your Daily Life" as part of the Cultural Center's 15th anniversary celebration.

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Lebrón-Wiggins-Pran Cultural Center
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002