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White Privilege 101

10/6/2020 6:00pm @Virtual Event
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What do you think of when you hear “white privilege”? For some it empowers, while for others it evokes guilt. What does it mean to have white privilege? How do you recognize it? This workshop will discuss the fundamentals of identity, power and privilege by talking about what privilege is and then discussing some myths around white privilege.


  • Understand privilege and white privilege
  • Discuss common myths about white privilege
  • Learn how to use one’s own privilege toward becoming antiracist

This is a 100-level workshop. 100-level workshops are designed to offer an interactive space for participants to learn about race, power, privilege and identity. These workshops are a great way to reinforce key learnings in your racial justice journey, or build a foundation of common vocabulary and understanding for a workplace or community. Workshops are designed to complement each other and zlisted in suggested order of progression, however, each may be taken on its own as well.

Note: This is not a webinar. Participants will be expected to be engaged in large and small group conversations, and are asked to stay for the full 90-minute duration of the workshop. Please plan to arrive on time. The access link will be sent via email ONE HOUR before the event.

There are scholarships available for this workshop! Fill out this form to apply.

Event Details

  • Date: Tuesday, October 6
  • Time: 6:00 – 7:30 pm
  • Location: Virtual Event
  • Cost: $5; scholarships available