On August 18, Shaun Harper gave a lecture at McLeod Hall titled “Strategic Action for Faculty and Staff in the Aftermath of Hate at UVA.”
A video of the lecture is available below:
Shaun R. Harper is on the faculty at Rossier School of Education at the University of Southern California, where he is the Clifford and Betty Allen Professor in Urban Leadership and directs the Race & Equity Center. Professor Harper’s research examines race and gender in education, equity trends and racial climates on college campuses. He is author of over 90 peer-reviewed journal articles and other academic publications. His 12 books include Student Engagement in Higher Education, College Men and Masculinities, and Advancing Black Male Student Success from Preschool through Ph.D. The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, Sports Illustrated, Chronicle of Higher Education, and numerous other media outlets have quoted Dr. Harper and highlighted his groundbreaking research. He has appeared on CNN, ESPN, CSPAN, and NPR. Professor Harper earned his bachelor’s degree from Albany State, a Historically Black University in Georgia, and Ph.D. from Indiana University.