Justice and Belonging at Weitzman: Beyond DEI

Posted November 1, 2021

JXB Side A, October 2021

This is the JXB Zine – a bi-monthly roundup of curiosities and conversations curated by JXB Director Matt Miller – where we publicly ask ourselves, “How can Weitzman be more culturally welcoming, socially accountable, and intellectually transformative?” in the work of design and in the world of education.

1. Welcoming // Queer Working Space Group, African Griot Gospel Series, Latinx Heritage Month Readings
2. Accountability // JXB Assistant, International Students Survey, PennPraxis Facilitates West Philly Resident Community Education Fund
3. Transformation // Design Justice Alliance Student Fellows, Architectural History Hackathon Pilots
4. On the Horizons // Redesigning website (include statement), JXB Committee Reboots, Racial Equity Curriculum Work Continues, and More