SIU – Edwardsville is bringing a number of speakers together on Thursday for the 11th annual College of Arts and Sciences Colloquium.  The event is billed as an opportunity to showcase the faculty and the research that’s being done at the university, and to think deeply together about a theme. 

Keynote Speaker Amy Hunter is the Director of Racial Justice at the YWCA Metropolitan St. Louis.  She tells The Big Z the keynote address is titled Creating Community Post Ferguson: Fear and Fictive Kinship.

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The event will be held in the Maple-Dogwood Room of the Morris University Center, and starts at 10am.  Hunter will address the audience at 7:30pm.


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