“Democracy in Action” Teach-In at Medgar Evers on Monday
The Medgar Evers College Coalition for Academic Excellence and Mission Integrity (MEC Coalition) has announced a summer teach-in on “Democracy in Action!” on Monday, June 25 at noon. This teach-in comes on the heels of two votes of no-confidence in the president and provost of the college for gender discrimination and cuts to student services. Details about the teach-in are below.
THE SUMMER IS HOT,
BUT WE WON’T STOP!
Join us for a
DEMOCRACY IN ACTION!
In Our Non-Stop Struggle to Uphold the Legacy of Academic Excellence and Integrity at Medgar Evers College, We Invite YOU to Our Summer Teach-In
JUNE 25, 2012
Medgar Evers College, CUNY
Join us outside
at the corner of Montgomery Street and Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225
Come Learn Why We Say That the Mission
of MEDGAR EVERS COLLEGE Is UNDER ATTACK!!
Come Learn Why We Demand The
RESTORATION of staff to student support services to ensure academic success.
IMMEDIATE REINSTATEMENT of faculty and staff who have been improperly fired.
IMMEDIATE SUPPORT for a writing center, tutors, and expanded learning center.
IMMEDIATE ACTION ending sexual harassment and gender discrimination.
SUPPORT for the College’s centers and community programs.
Come to Sign the Vote of No Confidence/Pollard Recall Petition
[or sign it now at www.ipetitions.com/petition/a-pollard-recall-at-medgar]
Slain Civil Rights leader Medgar Wiley Evers, former Field Secretary for the NAACP, fought against injustice in his community and wherever it was found. Will You?
Brooklyn’s Own Poets, Singers, and Artists to Perform
DJ Domo! Ajay, Lyric, Aziza,
Katherine George, Diamond Wynn,
T. Rasul Murray, Jean Rohe,
Spoken Word Slam Artists, and others!
Brooklyn Elected Officials and Community Leaders to Speak!
Watch the press conference, public testimonies and the “No Confidence Vote” on YouTube.
http://www.youtube.com (search “Vote of No Confidence at Medgar Evers College”)