CASA for Douglas County

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Year Founded:
1998
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Kimberly Thomas
Main Address:
2412 St. Mary's Avenue
Omaha, NE 68105
Event:

CASA Book Club

CASA for Douglas County will host conversations from February to March on the book Biased: Understanding the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do by Jennifer Eberhardt, PhD. Dr. Eberhardt is a social psychologist and professor at Stanford University, and conducts research on race, bias, and inequality. Check out her TED Talk, How Racial Bias Works and How to Disrupt It, above.
Participants are asked to read the assigned chapters of the book before meeting for Wednesday evening Zoom discussions from 5:30-6:30 pm:
February 10th - Chapters 1 & 2
February 17th - Chapters 3 & 4
February 24th - Chapters 5 & 6
Break on March 3rd - make sure to attend Wisdom Wednesday!
March 10th - Chapters 7 & 8
March 17th - Chapters 9 & 10

The book can be purchased on Amazon or at Penguin Random House

Questions? Contact Alexander Cayetano, Director of Volunteer & Community Engagement,
at acayetano@casaomaha.org.

Event Type: 

FRIENDraising

Where: 

2412 St Mary's Avenue
Omaha, NE 68105
United States

When: 

March 10, 2021 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm