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Beyond Black History Month

Monday 21 October 2019 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Hosted by EDI
The EDI Team have scheduled a Town Hall event featuring an expert panel, chaired by Director Dame Minouche Shafik, to discuss what actions we can take as LSE to address race inequality beyond Black History Month. The event is open to all LSE staff and students


Who’s Included? Black Women and the Workplace

Venue: CLM 5.02, Clement House
Date: Wednesday 31 October 2018, 18:30-20:00
Speakers: Yomi Adegoke and Elizabeth Uviebinené (authors of ‘Slay in Your Lane’) in conversation with Dr Coretta Phillips, Maryane Mwaniki and Busayo Twins, on the barriers and opportunities that black women encounter in higher education and the workplace more generally.

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A Spotlight On… inspirational BME Women at LSE

Venue: Lower Ground Foyer, New Academic Building
Date: 23 October – 14 December 2018
Featuring: Inspired by the success of ‘Slay in Your Lane’, 17 BME women from a range of departments and units across the school feature in this mini-exhibition of reflections on the dynamics and challenges of the workplace.

Report It. Stop It: how can reports of sexual harassment and sexual violence change the culture

Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
Date: 16 October 2017
Speakers: Jennifer Cirone, Winnie Li, Tiffany Page, Alison Phipps, Fiona Waye and Marsha Henry
Hosted by EDI and the Department of Gender Studies, this event brought together the expertise and experiences of a panel of leading thinkers on addressing sexual harassment and sexual violence. 

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