• Black Lives Matter Summit 2022:
    Black Justice, Black Joy

    Save the Dates:
    April 11–14, 2022

    The 7th annual Black Lives Matter Summit Will take place April 11-14, 2022 and invites anyone who believes in the power of activism, creativity and intellect to overcome injustice. A call to action by LaGuardia students, faculty and staff, the summit will highlight and discuss issues of inequity faced by people of color in contemporary society.

  • Tentative Schedule

    Monday, 4/11
    10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    Black Justice, Black Joy Kickoff
    Tuesday, 4/12
    6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Media and Black Lives
    Wednesday, 4/13
    2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    The Next Generation
    A student-led event to discuss education, racism, hate speech and students’ perspectives
    Thursday, 4/14
    3:25 p.m. – 4:25 p.m.
    Environmental Justice in the Black Communities

  • Black Lives Matter Summit 2022 Planning Committee

    Special thanks to our committee members for their work in planning and executing the Black Lives Matter Summit 2022 events.

    Name Department
    Rachel Romain, Chair Multicultural Exchange
    Kyle Hollar-Gregory, Co-Chair Social Science
    Jason Hendrickson English
    Wendy Nicholson Office of the President
    Deema Bayrakdar Women's Center/LGBTQ Safe Zone Hub
    Sultan Jenkins Natural Sciences Department
    Karen McKeon Administrative Services
    Karen Muehlbauer Marketing & Communications
    Ryan Mann-Hamilton Social Science
    Charis Victory ASAP Program
    Brett Cummings ASAP Program
    Claudette Davis Natural Sciences
    Shayla Pruitt Campus Life
    Shaunee Wallace Humanities