Developing Partnerships for Social Change

Although research and inquiry have historically been essential parts of grassroots social movements, the contemporary university is not always compatible with the kinds of research that activists call for. In response, the Research Hub has taken an approach that allows the university to be used in service of those seeking...

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A joint statement condemning white supremacy at the U.S. Capitol
Black Lives Matter
Project Voyce students
Collaborating with Youth Organizing Groups and Networks
Schools of Opportunity
Schools of Opportunity

The Research Hub for Youth Organizing supports young people's capacity to claim power and create more just communities.

We advance youth participation and leadership by co-creating and sharing research and curriculum with youth organizers, teachers, education leaders and policy makers.

Flipping historical paradigms of university-based research, the goal of the research hub is for the work to be in partnership with those in the field and those working within the educational justice movement.