Critical Race Training in Education

Wesleyan University

Undergraduate

Mailing Address
45 Wyllys Ave
Middletown, Connecticut 06459
Phone
(860) 685-2000
Email address
admission@wesleyan.edu
School Information
"Wesleyan University, founded in 1831, is a diverse, energetic liberal arts community where critical thinking and practical idealism go hand in hand. "Our student body of approximately 3,000 undergraduate and 200 graduate students is housed on a beautiful 316-acre historic New England campus that offers the comfort of an intimate and collaborative learning environment supported by renowned faculty, cutting-edge facilities, and unique research opportunities. "With our distinctive scholar-teacher culture, creative programming, and commitment to interdisciplinary learning, Wesleyan challenges students to explore new ideas and change the world. Our graduates go on to lead and innovate in a wide variety of industries, including government, business, entertainment, and science." The school employs over 400 faculty and offers "bachelor of arts, master of arts, master of arts in liberal studies, master of arts in performance curation, master of philosophy in liberal arts, and doctoral degrees". (Source: https://www.wesleyan.edu/about/) (Source: https://www.wesleyan.edu/about/glanceatwes.html)
General Information
As part of the efforts by its Office for Equity and Inclusion, Wesleyan University has provided antiracism resources for its students. In Spring 2021, the university hosted an "Anti-Racist Reading Group" which read Allan G. Johnson's "Power, Privilege, and Difference". No mandatory Critical Race Training sessions are yet required of students. However, see developments below:

Critical Race Training Activity

  • Resources

    In Spring 2021, the university hosted an "Anti-Racist Reading Group" which read Allan G. Johnson's "Power, Privilege, and Difference".

Last updated February 13th, 2021