Impact Arizona

The Impact Arizona series features inspiring solutions-oriented workshops, evocative talks and lectures as well as riveting film screenings and discussions about issues that directly impact Arizona and its communities. All programs are Free and Open to the Public.

race crisis democracy

Summer 2020 Programs

  • Race, Crisis and the Future of Democracy, part 2
    A virtual community dialogue
    Saturday, June 20  |  2 - 3:30 p.m. Arizona Time
    Free | Online | Open to the Public 

Panelists

Ashley Hare, Co-Founder, Re:Frame Youth Arts Center

Roy Janisch, PhD, Associate Professor of Sociology & Criminal Justice, Simpson College

Khalil Rushdan, Smart Justice Community Partnership Coordinator, ACLU of Arizona

Raquel Teran, AZ House of Representatives, District 30

Ed Zuercher, Phoenix City Manager

Makayla Higgs, President, ASU Black Student Union (Downtown)

Moderator

Lois Brown, PhD, Director, ASU Center for the Study of Race and Democracy

  • Race, Crisis and the Future of Democracy, part 1
    A virtual community dialogue
    Saturday, June 13  |  2 - 3:30 p.m.
    Free | Online | Open to the Public


Panelists

Stanlie James, PhD, Vice Provost for Inclusion and Community Engagement

Kevin Robinson, Lecturer, ASU School of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Asst. Police Chief Phoenix Police Dept (retired)

Fernanda Santos, Southwest Borderlands Initiative
Professor, ASU Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

Martin Quezada, Arizona State Senator

Jeffrey Glover, Arizona Commission of African American Affairs
Police Commander, City of Tempe (retired)

Lauren Quinlan, Student at ASU,
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

Moderator: Lois Brown, PhD, Director, Center for the Study of Race and Democracy