Thanks to all those who came out to our ‘Conversation on Race: Moving from Distress to Solutions’ last night and to Oheb Shalom Congregation for hosting us. We heard some real concerns about the need for more and deeper engagement on these issues by broader sections of the community. Read more…
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Conversation on Race: Moving from Distress to Solutions
Large Community Turn Out for Conversations on Race
Author, clinical psychologist, and retired Spelman President Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum encouraged our residents and teachers to take action on racial integration and inclusion.
My Story: Smart Phone Shorts about SOMA’s Diverse Community
New date added–this Sunday! Learn how to create a compelling video story short on your smart phone or tablet! Work with professional photographer Mansa Mussa in this free workshop and enter your video at the South NEXT Festival.
2016 Shekere Maker Project
As part of our 2016 Integration through the Arts programming, we are sponsoring free “maker” workshops to create and learn to play the Shekere – a West African gourd instrument.
Multicultural, Anti-Bias Education & Parenting
These were the topics discussed at the Schools Committee’s workshop led by Dr. Khyati Joshi at the South Orange Middle School Library last night.