Critical Race Training in Education

University of Mississippi

Undergraduate

Mailing Address
Office of Admissions
145 Martindale P.O. Box 1848
University, Mississippi 38677
Phone
(662) 915-7211
Email address
admissions@olemiss.edu
School Information
"Founded in 1848, the University of Mississippi, affectionately known to alumni, students and friends as Ole Miss, is Mississippi's flagship university. Included in the elite group of R-1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity by the Carnegie Classification, it has a long history of producing leaders in public service, academics and business. With more than 24,000 students, Ole Miss is the state's largest university and is ranked among the nation's fastest-growing institutions. Its 15 academic divisions include a major medical school, nationally recognized schools of accountancy, law and pharmacy, and the Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College, renowned for a blend of academic rigor, experiential learning and opportunities for community action." (Source: https://olemiss.edu/aboutum/)
General Information
The University of Mississippi has launched its "Pathways to Equity" social justice initiative. As part of this initiative, a committee will be organized to review "history and symbols", a diversity fund will be established, and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion curricular offerings (and trainings) will be expanded. See developments below:

Critical Race Training Activity

  • Symbolic Actions

    A "chancellor’s committee on race, history and symbols" will be organized.

  • Program and Research Funding

    A "Chancellor's Diversity Fund" will be established to further "equity-in-action" plans.

  • Program and Research Funding

    Fundraising and grant funding for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion will be expanded.

  • Curriculum Changes and Requirements

    Curricular offerings in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion will increase.

  • Anti-Racism, Bias, and Diversity Training

    "Diversity Education" and trainings will be expanded and available for all students, faculty, and staff.

Critical Race Training Courses Offered

Last updated June 9th, 2021