Lang Center
for Civic & Social Responsibility

Current Issues

COVID-19 & Structural Inequality 

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We recommend following our specific issue area pages for the most updated list of course offerings. Issue areas relevant to this subject are:

We also encourage you to explore the Health & Societies Faculty-lead initiative. Open to Swarthmore staff, students, and faculty who are interested in the cultural, ethical, economic, social, and political questions that relate to health on local, regional, and global scales, the central goal of the Health & Societies group is to highlight the important intersection of health and social justice, and the vital contributions that the social sciences and humanities make on understanding and addressing human health—past and present.

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Police Brutality in the U.S.

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We recommend following our specific issue area pages for the most updated list of course offerings. Issue areas relevant to this subject are:

We also encourage you to learn more about Urban Inequality & Incarceration program, which seeks to seeks to explore intersections of race, inequality, mass imprisonment, and policy and their connections to the carceral disparities present in our local and global communities.  

Finally, the Office of Include Excellence has created a resource list to support community learning around this issue.  

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Recommended Readings from the Provost