The Institute for Social Inclusion would like to extend great thanks and gratitude to all our presenters and attendees at this year's Social Inclusion and Social Justice Conference!
Special thanks is extended to our morning keynote speaker, Maria Sotomayor, as well as our lunch time facilitation speakers Javahn Singleton, Ms. Juankenia Williams, and Mr. Gerald Singleton.
For all conference photos please visit the Institute for Social Inclusion's Facebook page here.
As part of an effort for continued collaborations, INSINC would like to offer digital copies of some of our presentations from this year's conference.
Session 1, Track 3 - “Promoting Inclusion and Well-Being Through Sport and Recreation: CAUSE for Celebration?” by Diane Bessel (Presented by Matthew Stewart and Ryan Bonville)
Session 2, Track 1 - “Homelessness, Housing/Food Insecurity on Campus - One School’s Response” by Edward Hernandez
Session 2, Track 2 - “Experimental Learning in Macro Social Work Practice” by Allessia Owens-King
Session 2, Track 3 - “Understanding Empowerment in Collaborations for Social Inclusion and Social Justice” by Stephen Stoeffler
Session 3, Track 2 - “Recognizing Peer Support Specialists as Leaders for Inclusion and Collaboration in the Mental Health Care System” by Kim Weikel
Posters and Poetry
Intersectional Activists Utilize Artmaking to Foster Connection and Sustainment: A participatory Action Research Project by Kay Guyer
Increasing Retention Rates of Undergraduates in STEM by Victoria Chavez
Understanding the Significance and Impacts of Historical Trauma in the Black Community by Taylor Person
"See Me" by Kady Keck
"Survival" by Ali Laughman
"Confessions of a Black Boy who was Left Outside too Long and Froze into a Cold Man" by Dwayne Ellis
"Poetry that Speaks Back: Fighting Stigmas About Mental Health through Poetry" by Andrea Kling
For anyone who is interested in accessing the 2019 INSINC Conference Program, which gives an outline of the agenda from the conference as well as more detailed descriptions on presentations and presenters, please click here.