Free Food For Thought series encourages diversity


Antiracist author, essayist, and educator Tim Wise will be one of the lecturers during Free Food For ThoughtAntiracist author, essayist, and educator Tim Wise will deliver a "Free Food For Thought" lecture March 28Over the next several weeks, UAB's Student Multicultural & Diversity Programs will present a series of interactive lectures under the umbrella of "Free Food For Thought."

The series encourages building a community that values diversity -- something UAB prides itself on.  Each lecture aims to raise awareness about issues and experiences across social and personal identities.

And if you're willing to listen and share your own opinions, they'll give you free food.

Here's a rundown of the events in the Identity Series:

Know Thy Self
Wednesday, Feb. 6, 6-8 p.m.
The Edge of Chaos, Lister Hill Library 4th floor

Unpacking Our -isms
Thursday, February 21, 6-8 p.m.
The Edge of Chaos, Lister Hill Library 4th floor

Involve to Evolve
Wednesday, March 6, 6-8 p.m.
The Edge of Chaos, Lister Hill Library 4th floor

Tim Wise Lecture (antiracist essayist, author, and educator)
Thursday, March 28, 6 p.m.
Hill University Center, Alumni Auditorium

More information about each lecture can be found by clicking the individual links above, where you can also sign up to attend.  You can also RSVP to any of the lectures by emailing ffft@uab.edu.  The events are intended for UAB students only.