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Events

Honoring the Legacy of Civil Rights Leader Albert Anderson Raby

Join us for a conversation about the effect of the civil rights movement of yesteryear on Chicago’s public education spaces and places of today, including the reclamation of 50 closed public schools. Featuring Bill Gerstein, former CPS educator and Senior Advisor for Leadership Greater Chicago; Paola Aguirre, Urban Planner, Principal of Borderless Studio, and Instructor for School of the Art Instute of Chicago. Moderated by Al Raby’s Great-granddaughter, J’Khayla Johnson, a student at Lindblom Math and Science Academy.

These chats are sponsored by Illinois Instute of Technology’s Community Affairs, Univeristy of Illinois’ College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, the American Planning Association, and Illinois Chapter Diversity Equity and Inclusion Committee.

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Join us for a conversation about the effect of the civil rights movement of yesteryear on the intersection of anchor institutions and civil rights in Chicago.

These chats are sponsored by Illinois Institute of Technology’s Community Affairs, University of Illinois’ College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, the American Planning Association, and Illinois Chapter Diversity Equity and Inclusion Committee.

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Raby Foundation Family Chats:
Housing and Civil Rights | February 13, 2020

Join us for a conversation about the effect of the civil rights movement of yesteryear and of today as it pertains to Chicago’s housing. This panel will feature Dr. Janet Smith, of Voorhees Center, UIC.

These chats are sponsored by Illinois Institute of Technology’s Community Affairs, University of Illinois’ College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, the American Planning Association, and Illinois Chapter Diversity Equity and Inclusion Committee.

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Al Raby High School Service Day Project:
Al Raby's Birthday | February 19, 2020

Join the Raby family, Raby High School students, faculty, and staff for a day of service in honor of Al Raby’s birthday. More details to come.