Critical Race Training in Education

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Undergraduate

Mailing Address
Welcome Center
2100 E Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53211
Phone
(414) 229-1122
School Information
"The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee provides an affordable, world-class education to 25,000 students from 83 countries. Its 15 schools and colleges include Wisconsin’s only schools of architecture, freshwater sciences and public health. As one of the nation’s top research universities, UWM partners with leading companies in Wisconsin and beyond to advance knowledge, bring new discoveries to market and prepare students for work in a global economy. Seventy-one percent of our 195,000 alumni live and work in Wisconsin, further contributing to the state’s health, vibrancy and economic growth." The university offers 205 degree programs and employs over 1,600 instructional faculty and staff. (Source: https://uwm.edu/about/)
General Information
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has committed to "Developing anti-racist, anti-bias training for faculty, staff and students," creating "'Towards an Anti-Racist Campus' action mini-grant proposals", and creating "an independent UWM Police advisory workgroup." No Critical Race Training sessions are yet required of students. See developments below:

Critical Race Training Activity

  • Anti-Racism, Bias, and Diversity Training

    The university is committed to "Developing anti-racist, anti-bias training for faculty, staff and students; Work is underway now and training is expected to begin early in the spring semester."

  • Symbolic Actions

    The university is committed to "Formalizing an equity lens framework for development of UWM policies."

  • Re-Imagining Policing

    The university is committed to "Creating an independent UWM Police advisory workgroup."

  • Program and Research Funding

    The university is committed to "Reviewing of 'Towards an Anti-Racist Campus' action mini-grant proposals; $100,000 has been allocated and we expect to announce awardees next month."

Last updated March 2nd, 2021