A trio of Iowa professors is getting a quarter of a million dollars to study microaggressions from the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Who says academics don’t do anything quantifiable?
A Marquette University professor recounted, in a diary, of the ‘barrage of microaggressions’ she goes through in order to deal with her ‘whiteness.’
The University of Michigan is looking to hire an administrator in conflict resolution to help students handle disagreements and to build trust.
Humboldt State University, on June 12, plans to host a workshop on social justice, particularly on ‘microaggressions’ and ‘privilege.’
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is looking to hire psychologists who can help minority students who suffer from “microaggressions” and “bias incidents” at the university.
The phrase “God bless you” has been deemed a microaggression, or a potentially offensive phrase, at Simmons College.
A professor from UCLA told students at Cal-Berkeley that microaggressions can be “lethal.”
The University of Arizona, a taxpayer-funded university in the state of Arizona, is hosting a one-day “feminist social justice” conference on their college campus on topics such as rape culture and will have a yoga session.
A study claimed that white students’ racism can be traced to microaggressions, or when people feel “triggered” and upset by things people say and do.