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Building an Antiracist Culture at Palomar College

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Foundation Board of Directors engage in Palomar’s antiracist framework

Dr. Jack Kahn and Dr. Hossna Sadat Ahadi delivered a vibrant presentation on Palomar’s Antiracist Framework at the February 22, 2021, Foundation Board of Directors meeting. The Foundation Board members were eagerly engaged in the discussion. The conversation will continue as the Foundation works to identify and adopt avenues to engage in Palomar’s antiracist framework.… Read the rest “Foundation Board of Directors engage in Palomar’s antiracist framework”

Palomar College Asian Pacific Alliance in Higher Education (APAHE) vehemently rejects these ignorant and hateful acts of violence against the API community.

APAHE Statement 2/22/2021

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, our nation has seen an increase in hate crimes against our Asian Pacific Islander (API) community. In 2020, the Stop AAPI Hate reporting center documented 2,808 hate incidents in the United States, and now Asian American elderly are the most recent victims.… Read the rest “Palomar College Asian Pacific Alliance in Higher Education (APAHE) vehemently rejects these ignorant and hateful acts of violence against the API community.”

Equity Teaching Practices & Resources at Palomar College

Senate President Rocco Versaci shared the following about the hard work of Alex Doyle Bauer and Hossna Sadat Ahadi, as well as the many contributions from our faculty, the “Equity Teaching Practices & Resources” page is now up and running. It is a collection of teaching assignments, presentations, readings, resources, and recommended media that support an equity framework.… Read the rest “Equity Teaching Practices & Resources at Palomar College”

Palomar College Library provides resources for Undocumented Students

The Palomar College Library has created the Undocumented Student Library guide  https://palomar.libguides.com/c.php?g=1090945&p=7956042
page online. Students, staff, faculty, leaders, and community members at Palomar College can access virtual resources on this page related to Undocumented Students. Please contact Natalie Lopez at nlopez@palomar.eduRead the rest “Palomar College Library provides resources for Undocumented Students”

Palomar College Library provides resources for LGBTQIA+ community.

The Palomar College Library has created the pride guide page https://palomar.libguides.com/PRIDEGuide online in partnership with the Pride Center on campus. Students, staff, faculty, leaders, and community members at Palomar College can access virtual resources on this page related to LGBTQIA+ community.Read the rest “Palomar College Library provides resources for LGBTQIA+ community.”

Antiracism Student College Project: Presented by Phi Theta Kappa

Palomar College Phi Theta Kappa will be presenting their Antiracism Student College Project. The event will be held on Friday 12/4/2020 from 1:00-3:00 p.m.virtually online. Palomar College students will share their experiences with racism and the importance of eradicating racism in our communities and the education system.… Read the rest “Antiracism Student College Project: Presented by Phi Theta Kappa”