The Future of Blacks in Iowa

Cmiel Internship Funding

2022 Annual Report

The UICHR hosts diverse collaborative events and innovative programs, teaches Human Rights courses, and engages in scholarly work reaching the UI community, the state of Iowa, and beyond.

The Center, a unit of the UI College of Law, teaches and collaborates with community organizations and UI departments, scholars, and student groups. UICHR’s publicly engaged programs and initiatives include:

Class in Human Rights Certificate

Certificate in Human Rights

The Center for Human Rights offers the undergraduate Certificate in Human Rights, awarded by the College of Law.

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Working Groups

The UICHR supports faculty working groups to encourage innovative, interdisciplinary research and scholarship on campus.

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Iowa Human Rights Network

The Iowa Human Rights Network is a collective of faculty members from institutions across the state of Iowa.

Events

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The Future of Blacks in Iowa

Friday, February 10, 2023 12:40pm to 1:40pm
Virtual
In celebration of Black History Month, the College of Law, UI Center for Human Rights, and Law DEI Committee welcomes a special virtual panel on Feb. 10 from 12:40 to 1:40 p.m. The lecture is titled "The Future of Blacks in Iowa." This panel will be moderated by UICHR Director Adrien K Wing and include panelists: Stacey Walker, Former Linn County Board of Supervisors Wayne Ford, Former Iowa State Legislator Mazahir Salih, Former Iowa City Mayor Pro Tem Join the event in person at 245 Boyd...
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The Johnson Family: Committed to the Law

Wednesday, February 22, 2023 12:40pm to 1:40pm
Virtual
In celebration of Black History Month, the College of Law, UI Center for Human Rights, and Law DEI Committee welcomes a special virtual panel on Feb. 12 from 12:40-1:40 p.m. The lecture is titled "The Johnson Family: Committed to the Law". This panel will include: Lonnie Johnson Eartha Jean Johnson Antuan Johnson Teira Johnson Williams Hon. Te’iva Johnson Bell Antoy Bell Join the event through livestream at https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/93436911010 All are welcome to attend; prior...
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