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400 Years of Inequality: Speaker Series Details


This speaker series is intended to create a space where we can learn about past and present inequities and ways we can work together to contribute to the improvement of equity for African-Americans.


  • Laura Adderley, PhD
    • Laura Adderley is a professor in the history department at the Tulane University School of Liberal Arts.
    • Topic: History of slavery in US, history of 1619 Jamestown
  • Calvin Mackie, PhD
    • Calvin Mackie is the founder of STEM NOLA and chair of the Louisiana Council on the Social Status of Black Boys and Black Men
    • Topic: How racial inequalities have impacted social equity for African-Americans
  • Mahasin Mujahid, PhD
    • Mahasin Mujahid is an epidemiology professor at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health
    • Topic: How racial inequalities have impacted health equity for African-Americans

Time Frame

  • Saturday, October 12, 2019
  • 10:15 AM – 12:30 PM


Tulane School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine
Diboll Auditorium & Gallery
1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112