RISD Anti-Racism Coalition (risdARC) is dedicated to combating our institution’s prolonged history of anti-Blackness, marginalization, and discrimination along with the intersections of global systems of oppression affecting our community. We support and advocate for the needs of all students of color regardless of ethnicity, race, disability, gender, or sexuality.

Response of Experimental Foundation Year

June 30 2020

Written By:
Joanne Stryker, Dean Division of Experimental and Foundation Studies
Ken Horii, Programs Head, First Year Programs EFS as of 7/1/20
Shawn Greenlee, Programs Head, First Year Programs until 7/1/20

Sent to:
RISD & Race Forum Speakers

Attached is a plan from EFS First Year Programs in response to the recent RISD Race and Forum 2020. As noted on the document we see this as a live plan that we will continue to develop and evolve. We thank you and your colleagues for the in-depth, and most effective presentation. We look forward to implementing the changes we are planning.

Thank You,
Joanne Stryker

View PDF Document Here.