Program Schedule

TimeActivityFacilitator
10:00 am – 10:15 amLand Acknowledgement

Introduction and Purpose of Assembly

History of Ethnic Studies and WAESN
Tracy Castro-Gill

Washington Ethnic Studies Now
Executive Director
10:15 am – 11:00 amMorning Keynote

Ethnic Studies as Movement-Building: Centering a Community-Driven Praxis
Dr. Verónica N. Vélez

Western Washington University
11:00 am – NoonBreakout 1Various Presenters
Noon – 1:00 pmLunchOn Your Own
1:00 pm – 2:00 pmKeynote Panel

Organizing for Ethnic Studies in K-12 Institutions
Various Speakers
2:00 pm – 4:00 pmBIPOC ONLY
Extended Breakout

Peace Circle for Racial Healing – BIPOC Community time
Fernell Miller

The Root of Us
2:00 pm – 3:00 pmBreakout 2 Various Presenters
3:00 pm – 4:00 pmBreakout 3 Various Presenters