MINNEAPOLIS TEACHERS INSTITUTE
The Minneapolis Teachers Institute is now accepting applications from preK-12 educators for the 2014-2015 school-year. Upload an application MTI App_2014-15.pdf and visit our website.
The Minnesota Daily highlights the work and legacy of professor John Wright in the article, "The Wright Legacy".
Congratulations to Professor Rose Brewer for earning the 2014 CLA Dean's Medal. On April 8th, she was honored and presented the address, "Black Life in the 21st Century U.S.: Complexities of Political Economy, Race, and Ideology" at Northrup Auditorium. The CLA Dean's Medal was created by an anonymous donor to reward a faculty member's excellence in scholarship or creative activity.
Award-winning poet Patricia Smith and Young Adult novelist Rita Williams-Garcia at the Minneapolis Teachers Institute Year-End Colloquium, Saturday, May 17 at STSS Building. Learn more.
Congratulations to Njeri Githire for being awarded a fellowship with the Institute for Advanced Study for her project entitled, (In)edible Ideologies: Food, Power and (Post)Colonial Politics in African Literary and Cultural Expression. Her fellowship will begin in academic year 2014-2015.
Congratulations to John Wright for being awarded a Grant-In-Aid for Research, Artistry and Scholarship for his project entitled, Science, Race, and the Dialectics of Chess. He will receive the award in the spring of 2014.
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Professional Development for Educators
The MPS Teachers Institute | MTI will start in January 2014 and is accepting fellowship applications from teachers in Minneapolis Public Schools. Download an application MTI 2013.pdf