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Conversation on Race: Moving from Distress to Solutions

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The Community Coalition on Race is convening a community Conversation on Race to get our residents talking face-to-face about the race and religion-related concerns that have surfaced on social media and other contexts in the wake of incidents in the schools. We can see on social media a high degree of anger over the lack of […]

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

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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

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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.