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Call for Applications: Spring 2020 Faculty Fellowships

Call for Applications: Spring 2020 Faculty Fellowships

The A&S Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research (ABI) is recruiting 2 new Spring 2020 faculty fellowships, with possible extension into AY2020-21.

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ABI receives award for research on history of the LGBTQ movement in Kentucky

ABI receives award for research on history of the LGBTQ movement in Kentucky

The Anne Braden Institute has received the 2019 southern regional W. K. Kellogg Foundation Community Engagement Scholarship Award. The award was given for their work with the Fairness Campaign to research and write the 1st LGBTQ State Historic Context in the nation, housed at the National Park Service.

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The Half-Life of Freedom: Race and Justice in America Today

The Half-Life of Freedom: Race and Justice in America Today

2019 - Dr. Jelani Cobb, Columbia professor of journalism and award-winning columnist on race, history and politics for the New Yorker presents this year's Anne Braden Memorial Lecture. November 20 from 5:30-7:30pm in Comstock Hall, UofL School of Music. Free and open to the public with reception to follow.

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From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation

From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation

2018 - Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor delivered the 12th Annual Anne Braden Memorial lecture to a packed house in Strickler Hall's Middleton Auditorium. Her talk, "From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation," was based on her 2016 book of the same name.

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2019 Social Justice Research Paper Award Winners

Congratulations to 2019 Social Justice Research Paper Award Winners Sarah McCoy and Hannah White.

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2018 Social Justice Research Paper Award Winners

Congratulations to 2018 Social Justice Research Paper Award Winners Talyor Ratliff and Bamba Ndiaye.

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2017 Social Justice Research Paper Award Winners

Congratulations to 2017 Social Justice Research Paper Award Winners Treva Hodges, Caitlin Ray, and Kelsey Voit.

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2016 Social Justice Research Paper Award Winners

Congratulations to 2016 Social Justice Research Paper Award Winner Tyler Short

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Kent School Black Lives Matter Endorsement

Kent School Black Lives Matter Endorsement

Faculty and staff from across the University of Louisville signed a letter supporting the Kent School of Social Work endorsement of the Black Lives Matter movement that was presented to President Neville Pinto and Provost Dale Billingsley on December 20, 2016.

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