At the University of Chicago Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, we want students to have access to academic and cultural resources, but to also have opportunities independent of the classroom and student life. Thus, the following is a list of opportunities where students can go to search for funding, enrich their summers or find work after graduation.

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Facing Race 2010. A National Conference.

Define justice. Make change.
Come to Facing Race 2010!
Building on the success and excitement generated by racial justice activists from across the country, Facing Race 2010 guarantees lively discussions on today's hot-button race issues while offering models for real change. Taking place September 23-25, 2010 at the McCormick Hyatt Regency in Chicago, IL, Facing Race serves as a focal point for organizations and individuals committed to crafting innovative strategies and successful models for changing policy and shaping culture to advance racial justice. With Melissa Harris-Lacewell as the 2010 keynote speaker, this is one event you don't want to miss.

Thursday, September 23, 2010 5:00 PM -
Saturday, September 25, 2010 5:00 PM Central Time

Hyatt McCormick Place,
2233 S. King Drive, M.L.King Drive,
Chicago, IL 60616, USA

Full registration price of $350 starting August 1.
$150 student rate, with current ID. $250 for groups of 3 or more.
To inquire about USSF, AMC, Campus Progress or Netroots discount codes, or to secure one for your group or event - please contact Donna Hernandez at 646.502.8841 or
via email at dhernandez(at)

RSVP Deadline: Monday, September 20, 2010

For more information on Facing Race, contact Gina Acebo at or
by phone at 510-653-3415, x4919,
or click here.

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