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Reflect, Rehearse, Reset: Engaging in Difficult Conversations on Race

  • When September 28 , 2016, noon to 2 p.m.
  • WhoJon Catherwood-Ginn and Shawanda Williams

    Catherwood-Ginn is with partnerships and engagement at the Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech. Williams is a mediator and trainer.

  • Where Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, M 210
    2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016

In this workshop, participants learn a series of techniques, rooted in mediation and applied theatre. Through these techniques, the class will practice navigating difficult conversations around race in order to foster reflexivity and build skills to:

  • Understand and foster empathy.
  • Gain experience with reflexive conversations.
  • Develop skills for navigating difficult moments.

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Jon Catherwood-Ginn and Shawanda Williams

Jon Catherwood-Ginn and Shawanda Williams

Additional details

This is a free event. The host is Karen Eley Sanders, Chief Diversity Officer, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine. For more information, please send an e-mail.

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