Posts and News with Social Justice Through The Arts Category

Day One: rehearsing for the (a)R(t)EVOLUTION

Our first Day of Social Justice Thru the Arts (SJTA) just started. Students are at the same time energized, tired, exited, shy. The expectations for a fantastic week are rising, we are sure this first SJTA will leave a mark. Our first activities are: Theater of the Oppressed and the very powerful and touching  Poetry Exercise: “Where […]

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Meet SJTA Mentors

Jovan Lovato is a fourth-year student studying Women and Gender Studies, and Ethnic Studies. With a passion for social, political, and economic justice, Jovan hopes to bring an intersectional Feminist praxis to a long-term career in education. It is his belief that we can begin to decolonize educational practices and our greater society through critical […]

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Social Justice thru the Arts 2018

June 17-22, 2018 Colorado State University welcomes high school students from across Colorado for a week of engagement, exploration and connecting around issues of SOCIAL JUSTICE and the CREATIVE PROCESS. Through collaboration with renowned Washington D.C. based mural artist Rose Jaffe as well as CSU faculty and staff, students will explore team building, intercultural dialogue, […]

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