Submitted by Angela Harrison on 1 February 2019 - 9:16am
The Decolonise the Curriculum Project led by Dr Suhraiya Jivraj in Kent Law School is running the following student-led events.
Are the voices of students of colour being heard on campus? https://www.theguardian.com/education/2019/jan/30/students-want-their-curriculums-decolonised-are-universities-listening
See below a number of student-led events at UKC (and beyond) – have your say whilst eating pizza, doughnuts or fruit and get up to £10 in book vouchers.
· 1) Challenging Ableism and racialisation – Wednesday 6th Feb, 3-4.15 pm in Templeman Library Room D G 02
Sign up here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/decoloniseukc-challenging-ableism-and-racialisation-discussion-tickets-55509516458?utm_term=eventurl_text
2) Pizza and Parlez !!! For International Students of Colour Wednesday 6th Feb, 1:15 - 2:30 pm in Templeman Library Room SR1.
Sign up here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/pizza-and-parlez-international-student-of-colour-tickets-55452282269
3) Conversation and Cookies for Muslim students will be taking place on Wednesday Feb 6th and 13th. For more details and to sign up email: A.R.Memon@kent.ac.uk or see https://moodle.kent.ac.uk/2018/course/view.php?id=3626
4) Doughnuts and Discussion – on decolonising the curriculum
Monday 11th Feb, 10-11.30 in Keynes SR1. (See Moodle Page to Sign up: https://moodle.kent.ac.uk/2018/course/view.php?id=3626
All participants' comments will be confidential and anonymised (in compliance with GDPR) and will help #DecoloniseUKC form a manifesto on decolonising the curriculum to be launched at their conference on 20th March 2019.