Dartmouth Events

Inequities for Pre-Civil War Black New Englanders

First event in the Dartmouth Cemetery Conservation Group’s "Research on Death & Dying" series.

Wednesday, May 10, 2023
4:30pm – 5:30pm
Common Ground, Collis Center
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Free Food, Lectures & Seminars

Please join the Dartmouth Cemetery Conservation Group’s spring event Wednesday, May 10th, 4:30-5:30PM in Collis Common Ground. Sponsored by the Provost’s Office, this is the first event in the DCCG’s "Research on Death & Dying" series. Seven undergraduates will be presenting research on the factors and philosophies that impacted how Black residents in New England were inequitably treated after death, and exploring what it all means for telling their stories and teaching with archival materials. Refreshments will be offered. RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfBU6yLFDY9Wp2MjlvkrEc_Pf02jXrkY040NN9A7VeDNFveUg/viewform?usp=sf_link 

For more information, contact:
Diane Travis

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.