Strength in Numbers
Greta Anderson, Inside Higher Ed
As a new college president, Lori White noticed that among the various organizations and consortiums of college presidents there wasn’t one solely dedicated to promoting antiracism. She wanted to change that reality. So, a few months after becoming president of DePauw University, she formed such a group for liberal arts colleges.
The Liberal Arts Colleges Racial Equity Leadership Alliance (LACRELA) includes 53 liberal arts college members whose goal is to collectively address issues of racial diversity, equity, and inclusion on their campuses.