Ethnic Studies http://kalw.org en Redefining education with Kenneth Monteiro http://kalw.org/post/redefining-education-kenneth-monteiro <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">San Francisco has pioneered many concepts for the country. One of them is recognizing the importance of a college education that’s diverse, and multicultural, reflecting the populace. And so, the country’s first Department of Ethnic Studies was launched at San Francisco State University in 1968.</span></p> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 00:40:24 +0000 Hana Baba 22508 at http://kalw.org Redefining education with Kenneth Monteiro Today On Your Call: Bringing Diversity Into Higher Education http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-bringing-diversity-higher-education <P></P> <P>On today's Your Call we’ll talk about bringing diversity into higher education. How do you do it? How do you know when it’s working?&nbsp;We’ll look back at the history of ethnic studies and try and make sense of the battles going on today. What does ethnic studies really mean? How about diversity studies? What has been gained by the creation of these departments and what may be lost in their consolidation?</P> <P><STRONG>Guests:</STRONG></P> <P></P> <P>Kenneth Monteiro, Dean of the College of Ethnic Studies at San Francisco State. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Max Jacobs 19958 at http://kalw.org Today On Your Call: Bringing Diversity Into Higher Education