CAP Grants

Diversity & Social Justice Course Development Grants

The university is providing resources to support individuals interested in devoting their expertise, time, energy, and imagination to develop CAP Diversity and Social Justice courses. A limited number of Diversity and Social Justice course development grants were offered by the Office of the Provost with the CAP Leadership (CAPL) Team overseeing the process. Successful grant applicants will be awarded $2500 per person for the development or significant revision and implementation of a Diversity and Social Justice course.

Congratulations to the grant recipients:




Ann Biswas English Health Literacy
Annette Taylor & Joseph Valenzano III Communication Faith and Free Expression
Darden Bradshaw Art Education Art Ed for Social Justice
Stephanie Litka Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work Language and Culture
Jeanne Holcomb Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work Food Justice
Tereza Szeghi English Latino/a Literature
Cassandra Dickson & Teresa Thompson Communication Dialogue, Power and Diversity
Kurt Mosser Philosophy Radical Philosophy, Self Interest and Excluded Voices
Simanti Dasgupta Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work Medicine, Power and Right to Heal
Jana Bennett & Irene Dickey Religious Studies / Marketing & Management Christian Ethics and Meaningful Marketing
Rebecca Whisnant Philosophy Philosophy and Women
Patricia Reid History African American Women's History Survey
Corinne Daprano Health & Sports Sciences Sport in the International Community
Viorel Paslaru Philosophy Medical Ethics
Caroline Merithew & Haimanti Roy History World Migration/Global Immigrants
Jamie Longazel Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work Diversity & Social Justice in Society & Criminal Justice Studies
Ruth Thompson-Miller Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work Sociology of Poverty & Inequality
Janet Bednarek History History of American City Planning
Rachel Collopy Teacher Education Middle Childhood & Adolescent Development in a Diverse Society
Donna Cox Music Ebony Heritage Singers