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Sunday, June 18 • 10:00am - 11:30am
Fly Freedom Makers

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Hey sister friend, when was the last time you played or tinkered with something? Calling all Black Womyn to discover the power of maker tech with Just BE, a Black Womyn’s creative entrepreneurship collective from Oakland, California. We will explore how tinkering can be a tool for liberation through hands-on activities with Makey Makey circuit boards. Participants will walk away having learned a new tech tool and theory of radical tinker time that they can use to deepen their activist practice.


Hope Henson-Lehman

Just BE
Hope Lehman is a Black biracial hip hop feminist dedicated to community empowerment through entrepreneurship, technology, and art. She was born in Sacramento, California and graduated from the University of California, Santa Cruz in 2009 with a degree in Feminist Studies and Sociology... Read More →

Kamilah Richardson

Just BE
Kamilah Richardson is an Oakland, California Native that is the founder of Rich and Riot and Just BE. Rich and Riot is an apparel line that combines high fashion with female empowerment and Just BE, is a Black Womyn’s art entrepreneurship collective. She is a fashion maven with... Read More →

Sunday June 18, 2017 10:00am - 11:30am EDT
Student Center: Room 384
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