Social Justice http://wmuk.org en Arcus Center Gets New Director http://wmuk.org/post/arcus-center-gets-new-director <p>The <a href="https://reason.kzoo.edu/csjl/">Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership</a> at Kalamazoo College has a new leader. The college says it’s picked Mia Henry as the center’s executive director. She replaces former Arcus Center director Jaime Grant.</p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:46:45 +0000 Andrew Robins 15786 at http://wmuk.org Arcus Center Gets New Director K College announces Global Prize winners http://wmuk.org/post/k-college-announces-global-prize-winners <p>In a surprise finish Saturday, three organizations won Global Collaborative Social Justice Leadership awards from Kalamazoo College. The College's Arcus Center had originally planned to give one $25,000 global prize, plus a $5,000 regional award. But jurors considering the entries asked that the college award three $10,000 global prizes. One went to the Dalia Association that helps Palestinians create their own businesses through "micro loans", raising the money within their communities. Sun, 12 May 2013 13:33:05 +0000 Andrew Robins 4999 at http://wmuk.org K College announces Global Prize winners Who will win the Collaborative Social Justice Awards? http://wmuk.org/post/who-will-win-collaborative-social-justice-awards <p>Two organizations will take home new awards from the <a href="https://reason.kzoo.edu/csjl/">Arcus Center</a> at <a href="http://www.kzoo.edu">Kalamazoo College</a> on Saturday, May 11th. It is the first time the center will hand out its <a href="https://reason.kzoo.edu/csjl/clprize/">Global Prize for Collaborative Social Justice Leadership</a> worth $25,000 as well as a $5,000 regional prize. Eighteen finalists are vying for the awards. The jurors for the competition include nationally known activist and academic Angela Davis. Wed, 08 May 2013 23:41:03 +0000 Andrew Robins 4908 at http://wmuk.org Who will win the Collaborative Social Justice Awards? Documentary revists a 1963 civil rights boycott http://wmuk.org/post/documentary-revists-1963-civil-rights-boycott <p></p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 15:10:35 +0000 Andrew Robins 3916 at http://wmuk.org Documentary revists a 1963 civil rights boycott