Division of Ethnic Studies

Understanding racial battle fatigue

The psychophysiological symptoms that people of color may experience living in and navigating through historically white spaces are real and must be discussed.


WHAT IS WHITE PRIVILEGE?

Understanding “white privilege” as a helpful way to open one’s mind to the advantages that come with being white in America and what people of color experience in states like Utah and on campuses such as the U, where they are a small segment of the community.


AN INCLUSIVE CAMPUS: IT TAKES US ALL

As in the past, a multi-racial coalition is needed to change campus culture, professor says.


ETHNIC STUDIES GOES GLOBAL

A new initiative is aimed at adding a global perspective to the division’s curriculum.


Microaggression and racial battle fatigue

Diversity coordinator at College of Social Work offers training in how to respond appropriately.


NEW SCHOOL ELEVATES ETHNIC AND GENDER STUDIES

U launches School for Cultural and Social Transformation, paving the way for expanded research and educational contributions.