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Racial Justice Training

Registration for Spring 2020 has been CANCELLED due to COVID-19 Precautions

The Racial Justice Allies and Advocate training is designed to provide students, faculty, and staff with a core awareness of the structures of racism, its role in interpersonal relationships, and empower allies to elevate the voices of underrepresented populations at the University of Illinois. RJA Trainings are presented as a 1.0 (introductory) and 2.0 (advanced) levels. All participants are strongly encouraged to attend the 1.0 session prior to attending the 2.0 session.  

Dates for Spring 2020 are as follows:

  • Version 2.0: Friday, February 21st from 9am-12pm
  • CANCELLED: Version 1.0: Thursday, March 12th from 1pm-4pm
  • CANCELLED: Version 2.0: Friday, April 17th from 9am-12pm

If you are interested in attending a future workshop, e-mail to be added to a wait list. 

Racial Justice Allies & Advocate training is a collaborative project of Student Affairs, coordinated by Diversity & Social Justice Education. The Racial Justice Allies & Advocate training is also available by-request for student organizations, campus communities, departments, and units. For more information on the Racial Justice Allies & Advocates Training, contact or call 217-244-1814.