The Healing Justice Dialogue Series – Urgent Call to Action: Vote for Justice, Equity and Immigration Reform


The Healing Justice Dialogue Series’ next event is happening on October 9, 2020.  This conversation will feature three presenters discussing issues of immigration, the importance of voting, and ways to increase civic engagement. This event will be held virtually, beginning at 10am on October 9 – link to register is here. Please see the attached flyer for … Continue reading The Healing Justice Dialogue Series – Urgent Call to Action: Vote for Justice, Equity and Immigration Reform

The Healing Justice Dialogue Series: Healing Justice, Mutual Aid, and Abolitionist Feminism


The Healing Justice Dialogue Series will be hosting its first of a series of events.  This conversation will feature Tanuja Jagernauth, a playwright and practitioner of transformative and healing justice, and Sangeetha Ravichandranis, a queer South Asian activist scholar, art therapist and  current PhD student at the University of Illinois at Chicago in the sociology … Continue reading The Healing Justice Dialogue Series: Healing Justice, Mutual Aid, and Abolitionist Feminism

DePaul/Sinai Chicago Gun Violence Research Collaborative: Call for Student Fellows


Since 2017, the Chicago Gun Violence Research Collaborative Fellowship Program has supported graduate students who want to positively affect change that reduces gun violence. This year, the fellowship will run from October – February and be facilitated via distance technology. The fellowship is open to graduate students who: Come from an academic background related to … Continue reading DePaul/Sinai Chicago Gun Violence Research Collaborative: Call for Student Fellows

2020 Health Equity and Social Justice Conference: Call for Abstracts


Join us for the 13th annual Health Equity & Social Justice (HESJ) Conference! The conference will take place on Friday, November 6th, 2020. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s conference will be held virtually. We are now accepting submissions for: Skill-Building Workshops (90 minutes) Roundtable Discussions (90 minutes) Oral Presentations (20 minutes) Poster … Continue reading 2020 Health Equity and Social Justice Conference: Call for Abstracts

Black Public Health in the Era of Covid-19: A Conversation with Dr. Uché Blackstock


The Center for Black Diaspora presents a virtual Zoom event on Black Public Health in the Era of Covid-19: A Conversation with Dr. Uché Blackstock. Dr. Blackstock’s passion for equity and justice in health and society stem from her mother’s enduring legacy. It also comes from her decade of experience in clinical practice where she … Continue reading Black Public Health in the Era of Covid-19: A Conversation with Dr. Uché Blackstock