DEI Essential Talks: Racial Battle Fatigue with Dr. William A. Smith

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 - 2:00pm

Plaza del Sol Performance Hall, University Student Union
Racial Battle Fatigue


Experience an eye-opening conversation learning about the impact of Racial Battle Fatigue, a concept Dr. William A. Smith coined that describes the cumulative emotional, psychological, physiological, and behavioral effects of everyday forms of racism. Enhance your knowledge about how racial micro- and macro-aggressions may affect your life.   

Dr. William A. Smith is the Chief Executive Administrator at the Huntsman Mental Health Institute at the University of Utah. Dr. Smith is responsible for leading its efforts around justice, equity, diversity and inclusion on all levels. 

Seats will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Don’t miss the opportunity to learn and build community amongst your fellow Matadors.

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