This Symposium Poster Competition is intended to act as platform to engage students, staff, faculty, and the community at-large. Its intent is to provide a showcase of research and community-based activities to the audiences of Florida A&M University, other regional organizations and institutions and community sustainability stakeholders. To that extent, the ‘SUSTAINABLE U’ Poster Competition invites submissions that address awareness significant to the main topic. SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES: LOCAL, REGIONAL and GLOBAL STRATEGIES
Join the FAMU School of Journalism & Graphic Communication for a conversation about how race is portrayed in the media. SJGC’s Knight Chair for Student Achievement Francine Huff will host a panel discussion featuring Eric Deggans, NPR’s TV critic and author of “Race Baiter: How the Media Wields Dangerous Words to Divide a Nation;” Shonda Knight, WCTV executive producer and anchor; Dr. Leah Hunter, SJGC visiting professor; and Dr. Rondrea Mathis, social justice advocate and visiting instructor at University of South Florida.