Tag: race

UofL’s Brandeis School of Law launches ‘Breonna Taylor’s Louisville’ class

The death of Breonna Taylor in March helped spark a global movement and elevated #SayHerName to a national rallying cry. No doubt some of the...

UofL researcher examines school resource officers’ approach to students of different...

A recently published study by a UofL professor discovered school resource officers assess threats differently based on the racial makeup of their school. In “Protecting...

UofL professor the focus of NBC Pride series

Dr. Kaila Story, the Audre Lorde Chair in Race, Class, Gender and Sexuality Studies, is one of 30 "innovators, change makers and rising stars"...

African American Theatre Program selected to perform ‘Baltimore’ at national festival

The Department of Theatre Arts African American Theatre Program was selected to perform “Baltimore" during the 2017 National Black Theatre Festival in North Carolina this...

UofL hosting symposium examining Islamophobia, race

A March 27 public symposium —“Islamophobia and Race”— will examine rising discrimination against Muslims in the United States as manifested in attacks on mosques, a...

Difficult Dialogue Series created to ‘better understand each other’ Diversity Education...

In July, Marian Vasser agreed to serve as UofL’s inaugural director for Diversity Education and Inclusive Excellence. The new functional area is designed to...