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Registration Fees

There is a $20 registration fee to attend Cátedra Paulo Freire: Resistencia - Contesting Racist Legacies.The registration fee covers coffee breaks and lunch on Thursday, March 15th. Garrett-Evangelical and Northwestern University students, faculty, and staff will have their registration fee waived but must register with the Garrett-Evangelical or Northwestern University email address.


Participants have the option to pay for a Garrett-Evangelical Visitor's Lot parking pass ahead of time using the registration form. Parking passes are $8.

Continuing Education Units

Participants can earn 1 Contiuning Education Unit (CEU) for attending the Cátedra. CEU certificates are available for $10 and can be purchased ahead of time using the registration form. The certificate will be given at the end of the Cátedra.

Who is Paulo Freire?

Paulo Freire

Paulo Reglus Neves Freire was born in Recife- Brazil, on September 19, 1921. He died on May 2, 1997 in São Paulo leaving an academic legacy as a public and social intellectual who cared deeply “for the oppressed” and “the wretched of the earth.”

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What is a Cathedra (Cátedra)?

The Latin word cathedra (which originates from the Greek word for “seat”) refers to a particular discipline that an outstanding professor teaches within an educational institution.

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