Community Partners and Events

Our work Rethinking Race goes beyond the borders of UA’s campus. We have intentional and enthusiastic partners in this work. We call them Community Partners. We’d like to share with you what these amazing organizations are doing to further conversations about Race. Please continue to rethink and learn more as you visit with our Community Partners.

Akron Urban League

Downtown Akron Partnership
Black History Month events in downtown

Gum Dip Theatre
Production of "Brokers without Borders"

Summit Art Space

Summit County Historical Society

On Feb. 19, the Society’s John Brown Institute will be hosting a virtual Community Talk Back featuring the Stories of African Americans in Akron and Summit County. See details.

The Nightlight Cinema