June Tent Talks Series in Salem

Salem, MA–The Salem Award Foundation for Human Rights and Social Justice invites you to hear a series of brief presentations during the month of June beneath a tent on the grounds of the Salem Witch Trials Memorial.
These free 15-minute talks, held under a pop-up tent at the Salem Witch Trials Memorial, bring visibility to the issues of human rights and social justice in contemporary society.  We are pleased and honored to have Professor Tad Baker give the first Tent Talk of 2016.
All talks are on Thursdays at noon. Rain or shine.

The schedule is as follows:

June 2nd
Confirming Proctor’s Ledge: the Site of the 1692 Executions
Tad Baker, Professor of History, Salem State University
June 9th
On Being a Person of Color: Do You See Me Now?
Rosario Ubiera-Minaya, Chief Program Officer
North Shore Community Development Coalition
June 16th
Creating Positive Impact through Inclusion
Margarita Ruiz, Superintendent of Schools, Salem, MA
June 23rd
The Challenge of Keeping the Peace in 2016
Mary Butler, Chief of Police, Salem, MA
June 30th
Intolerance in Pre-Revolutionary War Salem
Jim McAllister, Local Historian
For directions to the Salem Witch Trials Memorial and more information about these and other events sponsored by the Salem Award Foundation for Human Rights and Social Justice, please go to: Salemaward.org