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Auburn University’s Poverty Awareness Week to include public forums

AUBURN – The debut of Poverty Awareness Week at Auburn University Nov. 10-13 will help equip graduates of the College of Education as teachers and counselors to assist children and families affected by poverty.

The week will open and close with forums that are open to the public. Guest speakers will address poverty as it relates to public policy, the demographics and systemic causes of poverty, child poverty in Alabama and educational responses to poverty.

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