Past Events

Black and white photo of Amber Starks aka Melanin Mvskoke wearing a striped shirt and long, dangle earrings.

A radical, dynamic, and engaging conversation with Amber Starks about Black and Native solidarity and kinship as Black, Native, and Afro-Indigenous kin move from survivance to thrivance and futurity.

Campus community only, please.

This is an in-person event that will also be streamed live

headshot of Jerry Craft

A Matthew Vassar Lecture, panel discussion, and workshops by syndicated Black cartoonist and children’s book illustrator Jerry Craft, who will discuss his graphic novel New Kid—and how the text has been weaponized and banned from some libraries and classrooms across the country.

A black-and-white drawing of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Opening Reception: Sunday, March 5, 2:00 p.m. Sponsored by the College’s Department of Education, this show highlights young children’s interest in the visual arts and encourages their use of the arts to express themselves.