Workshops & Events

The WPC Leadership Institute (April 27-30, 2017)

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Participants in the 2016 WPC Leadership Institute with Dr. Joe-Joe McManus (kneeling left) and Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr. (kneeling right)

Building on the success of the 2016 WPC Leadership Institute, Rootstrong will again partner with The Privilege Institute to offer the official WPC Leadership Institute at the annual White Privilege Conference (WPC).

The WPC Leadership Institute engages participants in critical dialogue, offers opportunities for developing leadership skills, and provides practical and culturally responsive engagement tools.

WPC Leadership Institute - 2017April 27-30, 2017 during the 18th Annual WPC, the WPC Leadership Institute will include:

•  Pre-Conference Institute Session

•  Private dialogues with Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr. (WPC Founder), keynote speakers and special guests

•  Daily facilitated conference debriefings

•  Post-Conference Institute Session

•  WPC/Rootstrong Leadership Certification

To learn more visit or view the WPC Leadership Institute flyer.


Rootstrong Institutes are half-day sessions which provide opportunities to learn and engage with dynamic social justice leaders on critical topics. The Institutes will be offered beginning in the Spring of 2017. Stay tuned for the 2017 schedule!


A vocal performance by Aisha Fukushima, Oakland, CA.

Host or Volunteer

If you are interested in hosting a Rootstrong event, or volunteering to speak or facilitate a session, please contact us!


Dr. JuanCarlos Arauz hosting a joint event for Rootstrong and E3.