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Coming Events and Appearances

APRIL 2024


Dr. DeGruy is humbled to receive the Francis Lomas Feldman Excellence in Education Award from the California Social Welfare Archives at their  45th Anniversary Celebration and Awards!

April 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm

Lomas Estate in Pasadena, CA 


Co-sponsored by the University of Southern California's Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work.

MARCH 2024

Dr. DeGruy will be in conversation with students and faculty at the University of California at Santa Barbara to discuss


Transforming Racial Trauma

March 14, 2024 at 5:00 pm

MCC Theater at UCSB

Santa Barbara, CA 


Sponsored by the Office of Black Student Development, Dr. DeGruy will share her research and foundations of her groundbreaking theory of Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome. 

For more information email

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Dr. DeGruy is excited to deliver a special lecture at famed HBCU, North Carolina Central University.


Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome

March 18, 2024 at 6:00 pm

School of Education Auditorium at NCCU

Santa Barbara, CA 


Sponsored by North Carolina Central University and the Wilmette Institute. 

For more information email Dr. Harvey L. McMurray

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