The Other Wes Moore
Two kids named Wes Moore were born blocks apart within a year of each other. Both grew up fatherless in similar Baltimore neighborhoods and had difficult childhoods; both hung out on street corners with their crews; both ran into trouble with the police. How, then, did one grow up to be a Rhodes Scholar, decorated veteran, White House Fellow, and business leader, while the other ended up a convicted murderer serving a life sentence?
2015 Faculty/Staff and Student Awards
KSBN would like to recognize students, staff, and faculty for making significant connections to this year’s common book, The Other Wes Moore.
For more information, visit the 2015 award page.
EventsTuesday, November 17, 2015 at 7 pm | Townhall, Leadership Studies Building
"Privilege and the Intersectionality of Identities: A Complicated Reality" presented by Jenna Tripodi and Jessica Haymaker
All of us identify with multiple identities that are associated with varying amounts of privilege and power. How do we make sense of the lived realities of each of the identities we occupy? This lecture will facilitate an examination of the ways race, gender, class, religion, and sexual identity impact the way we understand ourselves and the world around us.