Real Talk - Diversity in Higher Ed

In Season Two, student activist Jamil Harp and Professor KC Councilor break down communication barriers and get to the heart of equity and inclusion conversations on college campuses.


Community Connection and Collaboration Initiative

As a public institution, it is our job to serve the community. The Integrated Justice and Social Change Collaborative is a new way for Southern to give back. The IJSCC is an interdisciplinary, people-first initiative dedicated to holding space for conversation, connection, and engaged action. The goal is to foster equity and a deeper sense of community among the people, organizations, and places around us through the cultivation of empathy and understanding.

Moving Beyond Diversity: A Syllabus for Faculty, Staff, and the Community

Created by the Racial Justice Pedagogy Project

The resources provided here are intended for faculty and staff to explore in an effort to strengthen their understandings of how systemic racism operates in our lives, communities, and classrooms. This syllabus is part of a larger endeavor for faculty to integrate racial justice pedagogies into our practice.

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SCSU Campus Climate Surveys

The President’s Commission on Social Justice administered a campus-wide climate survey to identify and describe faculty, staff, and student perceptions and experiences about diversity and the overall atmosphere of inclusivity, acceptance, and appreciation at Southern

We welcome you to review the survey results and to share your activities and recommendations.

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Social Justice Calendar

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