Ways to Social Change: Grow


Grow your understanding and reflect on how we can come together to build stronger communities by making systemic change to our laws, policies, and practices in order to create a Minnesota that is more accountable, equitable, inclusive and just for all.


Criminal (In)Justice, Race, and Policing: Derek Chauvin, Mohamed Noor, and Beyond 

Monday, April 19, 5:15 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. (CT)

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Pressing Issues: Printmaking as Social Justice in 1930s United States

All Month at the Weisman Art Museum

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Racism Untaught

All Month at Goldstein Museum of Design

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Why Canoes? Capacious Vessels and Indigenous Futures of Minnesota’s Peoples and Places

All Month at Northrop

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Mindful Mondays

Mondays from 12:00 to 1:00pm (zoom)

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Telling True Stories: The Seed Keeper

April 1st at 3:30pm (zoom)

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Bearing Witness While Black

April 14th from 7:00- 8:30pm CST

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Hosted University of Minnesota's Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing for an informal hour of meditation and light movement.

Politics in Higher Education: Spotlight Series 

April 15th at 3:30pm 

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The Clinical and Public Health Importance of Social Wellbeing

April 21st from 12:00 to 1:30pm

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Sea to Source: Reducing plastics in our environment

April 23rd from 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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  • Frogtown Farms
  • Appetite for Change
  • Urban Ventures
  • TC Food Justice
  • Stop Line 3
  • MN350
  • Minnesota Interfaith Power and Light

UMN Community Engaged Learning Classes:

  • AECM 3431: Communicating Food, Agriculture and Environmental Science to the Public (CFANS)
  • ENGL 3502: Nature Stories: Environmental Discourse in Action
  • ESPM 4811/5811: Environmental Interpretation (CFANS)
  • ESPM 3011W: Ethics in Natural Resources
  • ESPM 4041W: Problem Solving for Environmental Change
  • FNRM 4232W/5232W: Managing Recreational Lands
  • LEAD 3971-002: Leadership Minor Field Experience - Social Entrepreneurship
  • MGMT 4000: Social Venturing in Action
  • SUST 3017: Environmental Justice
  • YOST 2101: Urban Youth and Youth Studies
  • YOST 4411: Youth Research and Youth Program Evaluation