William A. Smith

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.


WHEN RACIAL ACTIVISM HITS HOME

U professor William A. Smith says his father’s work with MLK and Jesse Jackson influences his own academic and community service.


AN INCLUSIVE CAMPUS: IT TAKES US ALL

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


NEW PROGRAM SUPPORTS AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDENTS

First-of-its-kind program takes holistic approach to preparing African-American doctoral students for life after graduation.


Microaggression and racial battle fatigue

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