Leading during a crisis: Lessons learned

This article originally appeared on the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute page. A year after the COVID-19 pandemic began, we are still feeling the effects of operating while in crisis. This has…

Stop the stigma of mental illness

…the pain that people with mental health issues may already feel. The American Psychiatric Association (APA) indicates that other harmful effects of stigma include: Lack of understanding from family or…

Be an Alternative Breaks staff and faculty partner for fall 2021

…group activities, etc.) 2021-22 Alternative Breaks focuses tentatively include the following Animal advocacy and rehabilitation Coastal ecosystem restoration Community health Degendering classism Environmental stewardship HIV and AIDS Housing justice Hunger…

National Disability Studies award

…K. Zola Award for Emerging Scholars in Disability Studies for her paper, “Cripping the ‘Crack Baby’ Epidemic: A Feminist Genealogy.” This national award from the Society for Disability Studies is…

Committing to never again

…the historical effects of racial discrimination and connections between past and contemporary social issues. Find a recording and recap of Khaykin’s speech here. White supremacy and anti-Semitism Persistent forms of…

Addressing the climate crisis through art

…a 1U4U grant, asks questions that stir powerful emotions: How will we adapt to create a more resilient planet for humans and nature? How will we protect communities that are…

Honoring pandemic persistence

…the Human Resources Team for Granite School District. “Granite School District’s support during the pandemic highlighted a commitment to ensure our students were safe, provided with alternative options for classrooms…