A Note from the Planning Committee:
On behalf of the entire University Commission on History, Race, and A Way Forward we want to extend a warm thank you for attending the Spring 2023 Universities Studying Slavery Conference. We were thrilled to have you join us and we hope that you found the event valuable and informative. Please fill out this survey to give us your feedback on the conference.
- Click here to learn more about the Fall 2023 Conference. We hope to see you there!
- During the plenary Tools for Descendant Engagement — A Rubric for Harnessing the Power of Co-Stewardship, audience members heard from the Descendants of Enslaved Communities at the University of Virginia and learn more about their Rubric of Best Practices Established by the National Summit on Teaching Slavery. To read a summary of the rubric, click here.
- Featured Black Businesses: Ora Tea House and The Sweetest Things bakery.
- Information on our site visit to the Occaneechi Tribal Village