Race, Place, Poverty and Outcomes: Exploring Intersectionality in Child Welfare
Featuring Linda Spears, Commissioner, Department of Children
and Families, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and Dr. Ruth McRoy, Donahue and DeFelice Professor of Social Work, Boston College School of Social Work
This is the first in a series of four symposia this year funded by the Institute for Liberal Arts and hosted by Research in Social, Economic and Environmental Equity (RISE3). Each symposium will invite one scholar and one senior practitioner to interrogate the impact of the intersection of racial identity, poverty status and place on outcomes
in a key area of social policy.
Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
McGuinn Hall, 121