Avoiding Hate Crimes and Building Advocacy

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:45am to 12:00pm

Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall, Bernhard Music Center 54 Chapin Hall Dr, Williamstown, MA 01267, USA

Avoiding Hate Crimes and Building AdvocacyDare to dig deeper into conversations surrounding hate crimes. What exactly is a hate crime and what is not? How are they to be handled when they are experienced on college campuses, such as ours? US Attorney for the District of Massachusetts, Carmen Ortiz, will explore this crucial issue for our community and share her statewide efforts at building advocacy and awareness. Carmen Ortiz, US Attorney for the District of Massachusetts, is the first Hispanic and the first woman to represent Massachusetts as United States Attorney. Sponsored by the Committee on Diversity and Community, the Stanley Kaplan Program in American Foreign Policy, and the Muslim Student Association.

Part of Claiming Williams 2013. Intended for Williams students, faculty, and staff.

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Leadership Studies, Chaplain's Office, Claiming Williams


MSU (Muslim Student Union)

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