Roger Williams University: Social Justice Month Events Published on September 25, 2017 Social Justice Month Thursday, Oct 19 Mary Tefft White Center How Housing Works Workshop 4:00pm – 6:00pm Sponsored by Housing Works RI and RWU Chief Diversity Officer Keywords: socioeconomic status, race, jobs, housing, equity Workshop Workshop with Brenda Clement, Director of Housing Works Rhode Island and Ame Lambert, RWU Chief Diversity Officer . An overview of housing issues in Rhode Island and connections to the larger social justice agenda. This workshop will utilize information collected by Housing Works RI around how housing decisions are made. The workshop will study zip codes to see what that revels to us about housing, race, and socio-economic status. Click to view the How Housing Works flyer . Tuesday, Oct 24 CAS 162 Unnatural Causes: Is Inequality Making Us Sick? Film Screening 5:00pm – 7:00pm Sponsored by FIMRC and Public Health Keywords: socio-economic status, race, economy, public health, equity, poverty, wealth Film and Discussion Film and discussion led by Dr. Kerri Warren and members from the RWU Chapter of FIMRC UNNATURAL CAUSES is the acclaimed documentary series broadcast by PBS and now used by thousands of organization and clubs to tackle the root causes of our alarming socioeconomic and racial inequities in health. Click to view the Unnatural Causes flyer.