Brandi Summers, faculty affiliate of ISSI's Center for Research on Social Change, received the 2022 American Cultures Excellence in Teaching Award. The award recognizes the exemplary ability of faculty members in the American Cultures curriculum to create an inspiring learning space that address both challenges and opportunities associated with AC.
The Jewish News of Northern California interviewed Tina Sacks, chair of ISSI's Center for Research on Social Change, about her research on ancestral trauma and how her struggles with feeling "Jewish enough" have informed her work.
Tolani Britton, faculty affiliate of ISSI's Center for Research on Social Change, was recognized with an Early Career Award in Educational Policy and Politics from the American Educational Research Association (AERA). Britton's work focuses on transitions from secondary school to higher education and access and retention in higher education.