Social Justice Thru The Arts

May 31 - June 6, 2020

Diversity can be as simple and as rich as a different point of view.

The Social Justice thru the Arts institute presents students with an art project that celebrates diversity and researches identity.

Eric Aoki

Social Justice thru the Arts 2020

Participants will integrate all they have learned by working with feature artist Eric Aoki to create an art piece from a social justice framework.

Institute participants collaborate alongside CSU faculty, students, and community educators through team building, intercultural dialogue, and collaboration across differences, nurturing individual and collective voice, and fostering community dialogue by emphasizing skills that promotes social justice advocacy.

Deadline: March 1, 2020

Deadline: March 1, 2020

SJTA 2018 - HOLDING SPACE

Feature Artist, Rose Jaffe

 

SJTA 2019 - LEST WE FORGET

Feature Artist, Silvia Minguzzi

 
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Learning Outcomes

WE WILL EXPLORE TOGETHER

  • Understand the role of art in social justice advocacy through intercultural dialogue.
  • Recognize and see each other in various roles as individuals and creators of community.
  • Nurture individual and collective voice through the creative process while teambuilding and problem solving.
  • Encourage open exploration of identity and community to support belonging and trust.
  • Build relationships and connections to feel heard and understood.
  • Understand the importance of equity, access, and justice within and across communities.

We Will Explore Together

  • How to advocate for social justice in our communities

  • Issues of gender equity, belonging, access, and justice

  • Where to fit in on a college campus

  • What a career in the arts looks like that focuses on social justice advocacy through a gender studies lens

  • How the creative process is a part of your story

SJTA Application Forms

Download the Students Application 

Deadline is March 1, 2020

Download the Mentors Application

Deadline is March 1, 2020

DEADLINES AND DATES

Mentors Application - March 1, 2020

Students Application Social Justice thru the Art - March 1, 2020

Social Justice Thru the Arts 2020 - May 31 - June 7, 2020


2020: 41ST ANNUAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE (PDI)
The Future of Student Empowerment and Equity: Learning About Self, Community, and Social Change
Monday, January 13, 2020 | 1:00 p.m.
LSC 376-78

2019: CSU Diversity Symposium
Learning About Self, Community, and Social Change: Social Justice Thru the Arts 2019
Thursday, October 17, 2019  | 12:00 p.m.
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Contact

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Lisa Morgan
Colorado State University Dance Faculty
Lisa.Morgan@colostate.edu

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Silvia Minguzzi
Designer and Communications Manager, Gregory Allicar Museum of Art silvia.minguzzi@colostate.edu

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Dr. Caridad Souza
Director of Center for Women’s Studies & Gender Research
caridad.souza@colostate.edu

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Dr. Patricia Vigil
Director of University Partnership and student access
Patricia.Vigil@colostate.edu

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SJTA Team 2020

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SJTA Team 2019

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Silvia Minguzzi
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Caridad Souza
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Patricia Vigil
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SOCIAL JUSTICE THRU THE ARTS 2018

SJTA Team 2018

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Rose Jaffe
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Lisa Morgan
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Caridad Souza
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Silvia Minguzzi
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Patricia Vigil
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Ratu Marutle
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Jovan Rivera-Lovato
CSU student (name) recites poetry during the Black Feminist Manifesto release party at the University Center for the Arts on Oct. 27, 2017. (Jack Starkebaum | Collegian)
Shayla Monteiro