Welcome to our exhibition celebrating the invaluable contributions of Black faculty in Finnish academia. This exhibition commemorates the exceptional accomplishments of Black scholars and educators, recognizing their excellence across a broad range of academic fields.
Throughout history, Black academics have confronted significant barriers and obstacles in the pursuit of their academic careers. Nevertheless, they have persevered, surmounted these obstacles, and made substantial contributions to their respective fields, while also paving the way for future generations.
Black faculty members have brought a diverse range of perspectives and experiences to academia through their research, teaching, and community engagement. They have challenged conventional wisdom, introduced novel ideas, and expanded the breadth of academic discourse. Their innovative research, ideas, and thought-provoking insights have enriched the academic landscape immeasurably.
This exhibition showcases the diversity and richness of Black faculty members' contributions to Finnish academia, featuring scholars from various disciplines. From groundbreaking research to influential teaching, from activism to community service, the contributions of Black faculty members have been crucial to shaping the intellectual landscape and promoting social justice in Finnish academia.
Exhibition period: 1.3. - 12 .3.2023
The grand opening will be held on March 1, 2023, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m/
Tervetuloa avajaisiin keskiviikkona 1.3.2013 klo 17.00-19.00
Photo exhibition curators:
Peace and Well-being organization, Salaado Qasim, Faisa Qasim and Priscilla Osei.
Exhibition is open/näyttely on avoinna:
ke 12-18, to-pe 11-17, la-su 12-16.
Vanha Kuninkaalantie 6, Tikkurila