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Online Programs

Find information about upcoming Alliance online programs below. Information about local "Watch and Talk" events are available on the individual program pages.

Educate, Engage & Elevate! 

A live 1-hour EdComversation with Monica O. Montgomery Nyathi

Thursday March 15, 2018
4:00-5:00pm (Eastern)

Monica O. Montgomery Nyathi is an international keynote speaker, graduate professor, museum director and cultural entrepreneur, curating media and museums to be in service to society. She is the founding director and curator of Museum of Impact the world’s first mobile social justice museum, inspiring action at the intersection of art, activism, self and society. She curates Museum of Impact’s traveling exhibits, ‘#Upstanders’ showcasing hometown heroes, legendary activists and celebrity champions that are making a difference locally and taking a stand for what they believe in globally; and ‘Movement Is Rising’ examining social movements, current events, and human rights abuses around Black Lives Matter and intersectional issues. Both exhibit transforms visitors from bystanders to ‘Upstanders’ collecting stories and oral histories. Additionally, Monica is the Strategic Director of Museum Hue a multicultural platform, advocating for diversity, inclusion and advancing people of color, in arts, culture museums and creative economy. As a sought after public speaker and coach for executives and career changers, she frequently trains leaders and and partners with universities and museums to facilitate diversity, leadership and equity initiatives. Monica is an alumna of Temple University with a Bachelors of Art in Broadcast Communication and LaSalle University, with a Masters of Art in Corporate Communication. She is an adjunct professor with Harvard University and Pratt University, guest lecturing around the country, and holding leadership positions in Museums As Sites of Social Action and Audience Engagement Academy of AMA UK. She is a dynamic empowerment speaker, educator and facilitator who keynotes at conferences throughout Europe and America.


Recorded Webinars

With over 70 programs to choose from, our recorded webinars cover a range of topics, and offer an affordable, accessible and convenient online learning opportunity for you, your staff and your colleagues. Purchase of each recorded webinar includes access to the archived recording and presentation materials. Programs originally produced after 2009 feature closed-captioning.

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How Does it Work?

Alliance webinars are originally presented live, recorded and archived for later access. Before purchasing, run a technical check to make sure your system is compatible. After purchasing a recorded webinar, you will receive access instructions to view the program at your own convenience.