By Anna Cramer and Joanna Hall, USNA Co-Presidents
USNA will host a talk with Mona Ivey-Soto on how to cultivate anti-racism in children and schools on Thursday, July 9 at 6 p.m.
Ivey-Soto is an Associate Professor in the Education Department at Belmont University and teaches extensively on issues of racial inequality within K-12 schools and how teachers can utilize social justice pedagogy as a way to combat systemic racism within the classroom and the broader community. She prides herself on being an academic who is deeply committed to urban schools and community-based programs and she seeks to learn alongside children, families, and those who advocate for justice for children and families every day.
For those who have been unable to attend "Coffee with the Director" on Tuesday mornings, we are adding an evening session with Vince Durnan and the Division Heads at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 15. Parents, faculty, and staff are invited to hear about the planning process to reopen school.
Former Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright, President of the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation, announced Henry Hicks '17 is a recipient of the premier graduate scholarship for aspiring public service leaders in the United States.