From Coping to Hoping: Teaching Youth to Thrive through Unjust Health Structures using Photovoice

Celestina Lee, Rocío Sánchez Ares, Heyron Lugo, Kripa Thapa, Marvelous Anaka, Kurt Rosskothen, Jody-Gaya Longmore & Jodi-Ann Causwell
College Bound & Boston College
Friday, 2:15 pm to 3:45 pm -- Rm. G-209

During this youth-led panel discussion,12th grade students will engage audience members in a dialogue on the intersections of gender, race, class and legal status in activist work around issues of food justice in their schools and communities through the use of Photovoice. Students will also reflect on the strengths and challenges of conducting activist work in Boston College’s College Bound (STEM/Social Justice) program and society.