Auburn school district teaming up with social justice organization

The Auburn Enlarged City School District and the Harriet Tubman Center for Justice and Peace are teaming up to tackle human dignity and diversity issues, starting with a workshop.

The two organizations “are beginning a long-term working partnership aimed at integrating discussions of human dignity and childhood into efforts to address the challenges of diversity issues of all types throughout the school system,” a news release said. For the first step for this collaboration, the news release said, the school district’s leadership team will take part in a workshop on human dignity and its links to childhood, led by Dr. Lucien Lombardo, who is a center board member, a 1963 Auburn High School alumnus and professor emeritus for Old Dominion University.

Read more from The Citizen