Social justice is an interdisciplinary minor that focuses on issues related to social inequities and marginalization.

The social justice minor aims to create well-informed citizens of students by offering them the opportunity for intense study of crucial issues that they will encounter in their careers as lawyers, physicians, policy makers, ministers, educators, and other social professionals.

Courses offered are from all three academic divisions; Humanities (Div. I), Social Studies (Div. II), and Science & Mathematics (Div. III); though the main course offerings are from Division II.

 

Experiential Learning

Students will have practical experience in the field with agencies that deal with social inequities as well as classroom work that encourages theory and analysis. This minor, with its practicum requirements, is a unique combination of curricular and extracurricular aspects of the Centre experience, bringing together internships, academic work in the classroom, community-based learning, and Bonner worksites, among other endeavors.

The minor can be designed as a major through a self-designed path of study. Contact your faculty advisor for details.

 

 

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Mindy Wilson

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Associate Director, Center for Career & Professional Development Career Counselor Division I: Humanities Work Centre College Old Carnegie 600 West Walnut Street Danville KY 40422 Work Phone: 859.238.8792
Biography

Mindy Wilson joined the Center for Career & Professional Development in 2004 as the Internship & Outreach Coordinator. As the Associate Director, she coordinates Centre’s internship programs as well as provides comprehensive career counseling to Humanities students and alumni. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Literature and Spanish at Point Loma Nazarene University and her Master of Arts degree in Comparative Literature at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2003.

Email: mindy.wilson@centre.edu