Problems in Higher Education Today
April 13, 2023
Critical Race Theory has become a flash point in politics, workplaces, the military, K–12 classrooms, and our universities. Many argue that CRT turns its back on Martin Luther King, Jr. and related aspirational arguments about a colorblind constitution. The Center will examine these and related questions. Is CRT legal to teach among institutions that accept federal funding? What are the underlying arguments of CRT? How to Education Departments discuss and apply CRT? And what effects are Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion efforts having on the academic sciences?