Together building a more just future

The Center for Social Concerns is an interdisciplinary institute responding to the complex demands of justice through a combination of justice education and research for the common good. We bring people together to think carefully about the world’s most pressing social concerns in order to develop creative and effective approaches to addressing them.

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Community partners in 36 states and 26 countries
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Upcoming Events

November 2022

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Proposal Deadline: 2023 CST Conference
Wednesday, November 30, 2022 - 12:00am to 11:45pm

December 2022

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Application Close | NDBridge
Friday, December 2, 2022 - 11:45pm
05
Virtues and Vocations with Anika Prather: "Education and Liberation"
Monday, December 5, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

February 2023

03
Signs of the Times
Friday, February 3, 2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

March 2023

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Signs of the Times | Hope for Health Equity
Friday, March 3, 2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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2023 CST Conference: Justice Sown in Peace
Thursday, March 23, 2023 - 12:00am to Saturday, March 25, 2023 - 11:45pm