IRH Fellows Lead on New Mellon project at UW-Madison

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded $5 million to fund the “Humanities Education for Anti-racism Literacy (HEAL) in the Sciences and Medicine.” The interdisciplinary, multi-year project to advance anti-racist practices and pedagogy in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine will be lead by Elizabeth Hennessy, former IRH Fellow and professor in the History Department and the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies. Also on the team are Christy Clark-Pujara, former IRH Fellow and Associate Professor of Afro-American Studies and Monica White, current IRH Fellow Associate professor of Environmental Justice. For more information about the project and team members, click here.