This is one of several spotlight sessions scheduled for the 2014 Race & Pedagogy National Conference.
Friday, September 26
10:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. Session A1 Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall
Presentations: Learning and Teaching about Biology and Race
- "Tales of Human History Written in Our Genomes"
Dr. Josh Akey, Genome Sciences at University of Washington, Seattle
- "The Population Genetics of the Bronx"
Dr. Harry Ostrer, Pathology and Genetics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, New York
- "Why (and How) We Should Teach Our Students About Race"
Dr. Joseph Graves, Joint School of Nanoscience & Nanoengineering at NCATSU & UNC-Greensboro
1-1:45 p.m. Lunch
1:45-3:45 p.m. Session B1 Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall
Panel Discussion: Teaching About the Genetics of Race
- Dr. David Boone, Gonzaga University
- Dr. Peter Wimberger, University of Puget Sound
- Dr. Alexa Tullis, University of Puget Sound
- Dr. Christine Manganaro, Maryland Institute College of Art (Puget Sound ’03)