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Scholarships Available for Community to take History of Oppression and Resistance Course

October 5, 2021    |  

The Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will be offering limited full and partial scholarships to community members interested in taking the History of Oppression and Resistance course.This course describes some of the historical and contemporary forms of structural oppression and racism that target Black individuals and communities in Baltimore City. It includes a 2-hour asynchronous online course that will introduce participants to the concept of structural oppression by using the city of Baltimore as a representation of other cities, communities, and populations that experience oppression and the work that has been and is being done to resist its impact. For more information about the course and registering, please visit: https://umbsswcpe.ce21.com/item/a-history-oppression-resistance-introduction-asynchronous-89110

If you would like to apply for a scholarship, please contact the The DEI Office and include HOO DEI Scholarship in the subject line. Please note that while we understand payment is challenging for everyone at this time, these scholarships are limited and reserved for those most in need.