Tools & action plans for building a racially just higher ed system
We’re collaborating across colleges and higher-ed institutions to build and share best practices and advocacy for a higher-ed system that honors the unique voices, goals, talents, and needs of Minnesota’s POCI students.
We hope you’ll join us in using this toolkit to build a stronger, more racially just higher-education system in Minnesota.
In this Toolkit
What Minnesota can do right now to commit to POCI students.
MnEEP’s recent research shows Minnesota must advance equity-centered policies and practices in four key areas right now to build higher-ed spaces that honor and support POCI students in their higher-ed journey.
Learn more about these policy areas to achieve our goals and what you can do to advance them at your college, institution, or at the Capitol.
Your voice matters.
What you can do right now to advance race equity at your institution.
We’re collaborating with higher-ed students, staff, faculty, and leaders across Minnesota—people just like you—to build a higher-ed system that is designed by and for students of color and Indigenous students.
We hope you’ll join us by taking action below.
Sign the Race Equity Compact.
Join a growing group of higher-ed leaders and colleges and higher-ed institutions across Minnesota making an intentional, ongoing commitment to transform Minnesota’s higher-ed institutions to be racially just, culturally responsive, and accessible for Minnesota’s students of color and Indigenous students.
Build with us.
MnEEP’s College Race Equity Advocacy Advisory Council (CREAAC) is a state-wide multiracial group of researchers, policymakers, higher-ed leaders and faculty, and race equity advocates collaborating to direct, lead, and build evidence-informed new polices and best practices for racial equity in higher ed.
Higher Ed News & Updates
Additional links & resources
More tools for understanding and advancing race equity at your college or institution.
Race Equity Glossary
Words and how we use them matter. Check out MnEEP’s Race Equity Glossary to learn critical terms for centering racial equity in education.
Share your insights, expertise, and experiences. Learn more about CREAAC and how we’re collaborating for meaningful change, together.