September 19th Session Summary “Strategies for Challenging Hate and Creating Progressive Social Change in Academic Communities”

Our first Provisions session of the 2017-2018 year explored the theme of "Strategies for Challenging Hate and Creating Progressive Social Change in Academic Communities."  Presenters shared experience and expertise with the various topics pertaining to the theme, which led to a full discussion with input from several audience members in attendance at the lunch-time meeting. … Continue reading September 19th Session Summary “Strategies for Challenging Hate and Creating Progressive Social Change in Academic Communities”

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September 18th Session: “Strategies for Challenging Hate and Creating Progressive Social Change in Academic Communities”

The past year has been full of hateful influences impacting classrooms and academic communities across the country.  How do we combat the hate and create progressive social change? According to Terry W. Hartle, senior vice president at the American Council on Education and author of "Why Most Republicans Don't Like Higher Education", only 36% of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents … Continue reading September 18th Session: “Strategies for Challenging Hate and Creating Progressive Social Change in Academic Communities”