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6 edition of Building Bridges for Women of Color in Higher Education found in the catalog.

Building Bridges for Women of Color in Higher Education

A Practical Guide to Success

by Battle Conchita Y.

  • 373 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by University Press of America .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Black studies,
  • Higher & further education,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Education,
  • Higher,
  • Education / Higher

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8027489M
    ISBN 100761827854
    ISBN 109780761827856
    OCLC/WorldCa56542323

    Black History's Pioneering Women (Years later, her daughter gave birth to a son, Benjamin Banneker, who went on to become a noted scientist and one of the planners of the city of Washington, D.C.) Forty years ago, Ruby Bridges, a black child living in Louisiana, enraged . The Office for Diversity and Inclusion in collaboration with the Dodd Center, Human Rights Institute, Graduate School, and the Women’s Center will be hosting the following webinars offered by the National Conference on Race and Ethnicity (NCORE) in the Class of Conference Room [HBL, Plaza level] from 4 to pm EST for the below dates and topics. It’s about building strong, lasting bridges to opportunity for young men and young women, no matter their background or circumstances into which they were born. It’s about investing in what works, acting with a sense of urgency, basing strategies on data and evidence; also having the courage to call-out and tear-down discrimination in every.


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