united for change

The Case Western Reserve campus is ripe with experts who focus on the theory and practice of bringing about societal change. Through partnerships with proponents from a variety of backgrounds, the Social Justice Institute brings together educators, researchers and innovators who combine their skills to devise multifaceted solutions to complex issues.

Several areas of the university already house initiatives that help advance social justice:

In addition to the emphasis individual schools place on questions of social equality, the university is home to several interdisciplinary centers that focus on specific social issues. By strategically combining the knowledge and talents of scholars in these diverse, yet interconnected, specialties, the Social Justice Institute capitalizes on the vast resources of Case Western Reserve's world-class faculty. Among them are:

Center for Civic Engagement and Learning
Center for Community Partnerships
Center on Urban Poverty & Community Development
Ethnic Studies Program
The Flora Stone Mather Center for Women
Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence
Mandel Center for Nonprofit Organizations
Schubert Center for Childhood Studies
Women and Gender Studies Program

To learn more about social justice initiatives at Case Western Reserve and how you can be involved, contact the Social Justice Institute at 216.368.2515 or socialjustice@case.edu.