The 27th Annual St. Clair Drake Research Symposium

8:30 am – Breakfast

9:00 am – Welcome Remarks

  • Prof. Ugo Nwokeji, Associate Professor of African Diaspora Studies

9:15 am – Education Across the Disciplines 

  • Rachel Williams, “The Political Economy of Subprime Education: Charter Schools and Black Communities”
  • Daniel Vargas Campos, “Miseducation in the Wake of Surveillance Capitalism: Towards a Critical Biometrical Consciousness” 
  • Derrika Hunt, “Undoing the Damage of the Academy: A Black Feminist Pedagogy as Intervention and Method”
  • Moderator: Prof. Michael Mark Cohen