Race and Economic Equity Series

The Race and Economic Equity Series hosted by the Rose Bente Lee Ostapenko Center and the Niagara University College of Business Administration.

Join us February-April 2019 for an exciting series that will examine the relationship between race and economic security. Participants will have an opportunity to join us for live webinars and for an on campus summit. Register for as many events as you are able to attend.

  • Webinar -  Thriving or Struggling? Economic Security in America Varies by Race and Education
    • February 21, 2019
    • 2:00pm (EST)

    Ana Hernández Kent, Ph.D.Policy Analyst, Center for Household Financial Stability Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.Ana Hernández Kent is a policy analyst for the Center for Household Financial Stability at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. She conducts primary and secondary research and... Read on

    • March 5, 2019
    • 11:00am – 5:00pm

    The Niagara University Rose Bente Lee Ostapenko Center for Race, Equality, and Mission and the College of Business presentsLow unemployment and interest rates, a seller’s housing market, and increased wages indicate economic growth. However, closer examination of these indicators demonstrate... Read on

    • April 18, 2019
    • 2:00pm (EST)

    Daniel Schneider, Ph.D.Berkeley, The Shift ProjectUnstable and Unpredictable Work Schedules: Effects on Well being and What to Do About ItThe webinar is FREE and open to the public.The objective of the webinar is to create measurable outcomes and understand what will be measured to evaluate the... Read on