University of Kansas School of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Welcome Academy Class of 2016-2017!
Saturday Academy Poetry begins October 18. Our Poetry Mentor, Glenn North, will teach our students social justice through poetry.
Glenn North is a Cave Canem fellow, a Callaloo creative writing fellow, a recipient of the Charlotte Street Generative Performing Artist Award the Crystal Field Poetry Award and most recently appointed as the 18th & Vine Historic District Poet Laureate! Glenn provided the poetic narration for the award-winning film short May This Be Love and did a guest appearance on the popular ABC family drama Lincoln Heights. He has shared the stage with many legendary African American poets including Nikki Giovanni, Sonia Sanchez and Amiri Baraka.
Mid-America Educators Hall of Fame