Tag: social justice

Dolores Huerta promotes courage, advocacy

Dolores Huerta discussed her legacy as a labor activist and her advocacy for women’s rights and minorities’ education Tuesday via Zoom.

New department will champion social justice

A group of University of La Verne faculty members from multiple departments have pushed for the expansion of current social justice courses and the creation of a social justice and solidarity studies department on campus.

Nike stands for free speech

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of their Just Do It Campaign, Nike took a knee with Colin Kaepernick. The multi-billion-dollar apparel giant announced that they would have Kaepernick be the face of the line.

Social justice master’s program launches

The University of La Verne has added a new master of arts in social justice higher education administration. The program, which stated in the fall of 2017, is designed to train “culturally competent” student affairs professionals.  The program was developed by Issac Carter, assistant professor of education, who currently serves as the program chair for the new degree. He said it is the first graduate program of its kind.

Movie Review: ‘Get Out’ reveals cultural truths, social issues

Do not go into this movie thinking that it is just another thriller: it has a much deeper meaning than people initially thought.

Social justice continuum explored

The panel discussion “Social Justice is Just Us (Fill in the Black)” featured insightful commentary on social justice through the lens of white privilege.

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