Race and Ethnic Studies (RACE)

Our program centers the concerns and experiences of people of color and proceeds from the recognition that race and ethnicity have been and continue to be crucial components within interlocking systems of oppression, as well as powerful sites of intersectional resistance.

Typical First Year Schedule

Fall
  • WRIT 111 or REL 121 or Conversation Program
  • Foreign Language
  • RACE 121 or RACE 122
  • GE/Elective
Interim
  • GE/Elective
Spring
  • WRIT 111 or REL 121 or Conversation Program
  • Foreign Language
  • RACE 121 or 122
  • GE/Elective
Additional Information

Prospective majors may count sections of Writing 111 and Religion 121 as well as seminars designated specifically for first-years only. Please consult the annual list of approved electives available on RACE’s website.

CREDIT FOR PREVIOUS COURSEWORK/PLACEMENT
  • RACE elective credit for a transfer course requires consultation with the program director.
Placement
  • RACE 121/122 is open to all students. Majors and concentrators may pre-register by contacting Roseanne Galegher (galegher@stolaf.edu).
Informational Events

Email Jennifer Kwon Dobbs (contact information below) for advising and to learn more about events and opportunities sponsored by Race and Ethnic Studies.

Senior project advising for majors.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Director, Race and Ethnic Studies – Jennifer Kwon Dobbs (dobbs@stolaf.edu)

Academic Catalog
2020-21 courses will be updated in August 2020