2020-2021 Events

Graduate Education at Work in the World

Futures Initiative Conference
February 18-19 2021

CUNY Peer Leaders and Co-Directors presented a few break-out sessions and lightning talks during this conference:

“Inclusion, Agency, and Community in Higher Education: Making the Most of ‘Student Life'”
CUNY Peer Leader presenters: Sam Ascencio, Ramesh Beharry, Sheila Janeo, and Moses Matos
Moderated by CUNY Peer Leader Co-Directors: Lauren Melendez, Kashema Hutchinson, and Kaysi Holman

See also the Jamboard for the session, and a reflection about the session, “When the Leaders Lead…” by Kashema Hutchinson.

“Peer Mentorship”
CUNY Peer Leader Kia Thomas with Lucien Baskin, Kate McPherson, and Manuel Gonzalez

“A Story of 360 Education: From My Community to College to My Community Again”
CUNY Peer Leader Co-Director Kashema Hutchinson

Events attended by CUNY Peer Leaders 2020-2021

Change: Making Education More Equitable
Tressie McMillan Cottom, Carla Shedd, and Cathy N. Davidson
September 30, 2020
7:30 PM

Change: A World Without Prisons
Ruth Wilson Gilmore in conversation with Mariam Kaba
September 16, 2020
7:30 PM