Centers and Institutes at Penn State
Encourages and supports research and scholarship that enhances the lives of Africans across Africa and the African Diaspora, and serves as a catalyst for promoting an enabling environment where cultural production and discourse on diversity can be nurtured.
One of the nation’s first research centers established specifically to study postsecondary education policy issues.
Provides intensive training in appellate advocacy by involving students in noncriminal civil rights cases before the state appellate courts, federal courts of appeal, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
A multidisciplinary center that supports innovative population research.
At the Center, students produce white papers, practitioner toolkits, and primers of national impact for institutional clients based in Washington D.C., and across the nation.
An online community to discuss and share best practices for raising and caring for kids, all kids, in the context of race.
Renewing the civil rights movement by bridging the worlds of ideas and action, to be a preeminent source of intellectual capital within that movement, and to deepen the understanding of the issues that must be resolved to achieve racial and ethnic equity as society moves through the great transformation of the 21st century.
A network of national civil rights organizations, university-based research centers, and state and local coalitions working to promote school diversity.
Conducts research and produce scholarship aimed at influencing policy makers, educators, and citizens on issues related to educational equity in Pennsylvania schools.