Race and Pedagogy Initiative

The Race & Pedagogy Initiative (RPI) is a collaboration of University of Puget Sound and the South Sound community that integrates intellectual assets of the campus into a mutual and reciprocal partnership with local community experience and expertise, and pursues the vision of educating students and teachers at all levels to think critically about race and to act to eliminate racism.

The Race & Pedagogy Initiative Leadership Team

 NANCY BRISTOW, Professor, Department of History 

Faculty profile http://www.pugetsound.edu/faculty-pages/nbristow

 DEXTER GORDON, Director, Race & Pedagogy Initiative,                                                                                         Director and Professor, African American Studies,                                                                                                     Distinguished Professor, Communication Studies 

Faculty profile http://www.pugetsound.edu/faculty-pages/dgordon

 GRACE LIVINGSTON,  Associate Director, Race & Pedagogy Initiative,                                                                   Professor, African American Studies                    

Faculty profile http://www.pugetsound.edu/faculty-pages/glivingston                                                                          Grace Livingston was recognized with the 2015 President's Excellence in Teaching Award.  http://www.pugetsound.edu/academics/faculty-scholarship/teaching-awards/presidents-excellence-in-teach/          Featured article about Professor Livingston in the Winter 2015 of ARCHES  http://www.pugetsound.edu/files/pages/arches/arches_fall_2015/#16

 CAROLYN WEISZProfessor, Department of Psychology

Faculty profile http://www.pugetsound.edu/faculty-pages/cweisz