Josie R. Johnson Human Rights and Social Justice Award

The Josie R. Johnson Award was established to recognize Dr. Josie R. Johnson’s lifelong contributions to human rights and social justice both within and beyond her tenure at the University of Minnesota. The purpose of this award is to honor University of Minnesota faculty, staff, and students who exemplify Dr. Johnson’s commitment to creating respectful and inclusive living, learning, and working environments.

Nomination materials must be submitted by 4:30 PM on Monday, September 17, 2018.

*The application process is now closed*

Please direct questions regarding the nominations process to: Barbara Chapin, 612-626-7386, chapi001@umn.edu

2018 Recipients

Congratulations to Heidi Lasley Barajas!

Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development in the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD)

Congratulations to Kacie Lucchini Butcher!

Master’s student in the Heritage Studies and Public History program, College of Design (CDes)

Congratulations to Denise Pike!

Master’s student in the Heritage Studies and Public History program, College of Design (CDes)