Critical Race Training in Education

Grand Valley State University

Undergraduate

Mailing Address
1 Campus Dr
Allendale, Michigan 49401
Phone
(616) 331-5000
Email address
admissions@gvsu.edu
School Information
Grand Valley State University is a public university. The university enrolls over 23,300 students, employs over 1,760 faculty, and offers over 130 degrees. (Source: https://www.gvsu.edu/about.htm)
General Information
Grand Valley State University has initiated Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion trainings for full, adjunct, and graduate staff. The university has also provided resources such as a discussion series on "How to be an Antiracist" (Dr. Ibram X. Kendi) to students. No Critical Race Training sessions are yet required of students. See developments below:

Critical Race Training Activity

  • Anti-Racism, Bias, and Diversity Training

    "Biennial anti-racism training will be required of all fulltime staff."

  • Symbolic Actions

    "Programs and policies will be inventoried for inclusivity. Each department will identify measurable actions to promote DEI."

  • Anti-Racism, Bias, and Diversity Training

    "Employee performance relative to DEI commitment will be included in annual performance evaluation."

  • Anti-Racism, Bias, and Diversity Training

    "All full, adjunct, and graduate staff participated in DEI training with Social Justice Education office."

  • Resources

    "How to Be an Anti-Racist book and discussion series completed."

  • Resources

    GVSU offers segregated graduation celebrations.

Last updated April 2nd, 2021