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Bard College selected to create new center

Feb 13, 2024 12:49 am

The Daily Freeman reports Bard College create a new Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation Campus Center with the American Association of Colleges and Universities. Bard was one of four institutions selected through a competitive process to host the new campus centers. A press release about the project said, “Guided by a common vision, each of the TRHT Campus Centers is developing and implementing a visionary action plan that engages and empowers campus and community stakeholders to uproot biases and to inspire the next generation of leaders and thinkers to advance justice and build more equitable communities.” The center will host “Rx Racial Healing Circles” where participants share personal stories to open dialogue in action. The Rx Racial Healing Circles will include the Bard Master of Arts in Teaching Program and the Bard Early Colleges in the Mid-Hudson region. Raed more about this story in the Daily Freeman.