Fill-in-the-blanks style word search learning adds to what participants already know, with a little bit more DEI learning. It's quick, easy, interesing and fun.
Dr. Robert Diaz is Associate Professor in the Women and Gender Studies Institute (WGSI) at University of Toronto. His research focuses on the experiences of sexual minorities in Asia, with particular attention to diasporic communities in the transpacific, Southeast Asia, and the Philippines. Collectively, his work broadly identifies the shared barriers that many sexual, gender, and racial minorities face globally. Dr. Diaz’s scholarship has been published in top-ranked peer reviewed journals and foundational edited volumes. His book, A Confetti of Ordinary Dreams: Queer Filipinos and Reparative Acts, is under contract with Duke University Press. Diaz has secured competitive research grants within and beyond Canada, from Harvard University, the Andrew Mellon Foundation, SSHRC, and the Connaught Foundation.
In response to the alarming escalation in xenophobia and
bigotry resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Asian Pacific Planning & Policy
Council, Chinese for Affirmative Action, and the Asian American Studies Department
of San Francisco State University launched the Stop AAPI Hate reporting center to
track and respond to incidents of hate, violence, harassment, discrimination,
shunning, and child bullying against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the
HELM Life is pround to support their work with a 10% donation from each AANHPI Heritage Month Event that we facilitate.