You’re invited to join the discussion to learn more about the CROWN Act (Creating a Respectful and Open World for Natural Hair), which went into effect on September 1, 2023, in Texas.

The Crown Act Panel

Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2023
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Location: Highland Campus, Truth and Racial Healing Center, Building 4000

ACC’s Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation Center hosts a panel of community members from ACC and surrounding universities to discuss the impacts of the act — how it affects purpose, belonging, and success across cultures.

Panelists include:
Vianca Pinto, ACC Ascender Alumni
Empress Sibley, ACC Student & BRASS Member
Brieanna Bowman, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations – St. Edward’s University
Dr. Teri Varner, Professor of Communication – St. Edward’s University
Malik Crowder, Director of the Multicultural Center – The University of Texas at Austin

A keynote address will be provided by Naheemah McMicheaux-McCallop, a consultant and HR advisor. 

For more information about this event and to register, visit CROWN Act: Your Hair, Your Story or email [email protected].