MCC Daily Tribune

TCC: Join the "Friday Lunch in the Brighton Room" Bandwidth Recovery Reading Group

An opportunity to learn together as we read and discuss Bandwidth Recovery: Helping Students Reclaim Cognitive Resources Lost to Racism, Poverty and Social Marginalization.

Please join Meghan Glaser and Gena Merliss for a casual conversation about our impressions, finding, and implications for our work. Bring your questions and nuggets of truth for discussion. Free books are provided.

Our schedule:

Introduction and Part 1: The Cost of Racism, Poverty, and Social Marginalization

1. Physical Health pages 1-19

October 11

2. Mental Health pages 19-22

October 25

3. Human Capacity pages 23-25

November 8

4. Loss of Cognitive Resources and Bandwidth pages 26-30

November 22

Part 2: Sociopsychological Underminers

5. Microaggressions and "Modern Racism" pages 31-38

December 13

If you are interested in joining a book group but can't make these, consider joining Renee Dimino's online group.

Continue the conversation at Brighton (10/14, 11/18) and Downtown (10/23).

Mark your calendars for the TCC's annual Teaching and Learning Conference, 6/5. We will welcome author Cia Verschelden to cap our year with Bandwidth Recovery.

Merliss, Eugenia
Teaching & Creativity Center
10/04/2019