Race, Color and the Power of Words

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Join Dr. Culbreth and Dr. Jung-Kim for a discussion titled "Race, Color and the Power of Words: When words referencing race and color can be offensive!"


  • The Power of Words
  • Racial terms that hurt
  • Color terms that hurt
  • Words used to identify, describe, and insult people of color
  • Intentional use of triggers
  • Actions and reactions - be prepared
  • Sugar coating 
  • Sensitivity and insensitivity 
  • But you said it
  • Thinking before you speak 
  • The meaning behind it all
  • Intentions
  • Denial
  • Overkill