A group of four University of Richmond faculty, including the Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences, Patrice Rankine, have been accepted into the Council of Independent College’s Institute on Diversity, Civility, and the Liberal Arts.

Also participating from Richmond are Amy Howard, assistant vice president of community initiatives and the Bonner Center for Civic Engagement; Patricia Herrera, associate professor of theatre; and Julian Hayter, assistant professor of leadership studies.

“This institute will allow us to view our already strong commitment to promoting civility and diversity on campus through a different lens,” said Rankine. “We will be able to learn from other institutions to better implement and evaluate our own plans.”

This institute will take place over four days this summer in Atlanta.

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Interim Senior Administrative Officer
Associate Professor of Leadership Studies
Modern African American History
American Civil Rights Movement
African American Politics in Richmond, Virginia
American Political Development after 1945
Associate Professor of Theatre
Affiliate faculty in the American Studies and Women, Gender, and Sexualities Studies Programs
Theatre as Social Change
20th and 21st Century American Theatre and Performance
Latina/o Cultural Productions
Solo Performance
Documentary Theatre
Gender and Performance
Hip Hop Performances
Dean, School of Arts and Sciences
Professor of Classics