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 Ilustration Department

July 1 2020

Written By:
Susan Doyle, Department Head

Sent to:
Representatives of Illustration Dept.
RISD & Race Forum Speakers

Dear Student Representatives of RISD.ARC and the Illustration Department,

Attached please find my response to your letters and comments.

Please know that I have nothing but admiration for your passion to improve the Illustration Department both in terms of social equity and academic excellence. We are committed to working with you and realize this is just the opening dialogue with much work ahead.We are listening. We hear your concerns.

Best regards,

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