Through a series of frank conversations with members of the University community, Brave Space seeks to amplify UConn’s diverse voices, holding space for the myriad issues related to diversity, equity, and inclusion. These interviews provide a platform for honesty and presence, inviting diverse perspectives on how UConn and our society can do the work of becoming a truly welcoming environment not just on paper, but in practice.
Brave Space: Dorian R. Debussy and Christine Sylvester
Alum talks making the University and the country a more supportive place for the LGBTQ-plus community
Brave Space: Avinoam Patt
Avinoam Patt, Doris and Simon Konover Chair of Judaic Studies and Director, Center for Judaic Studies and Contemporary Jewish Life, discusses the urgent relevance of lessons from the Holocaust for the contemporary world.
Brave Space: Manisha Sinha
As part of the Brave Space series, historian Manisha Sinha reflects on her background and life experiences and the 2020 presidential election.
‘Brave Space’ Series Will Further UConn Dialogue on Justice, Equity, and Diversity
'Brave Spaces,' a new audio interview series launching this month, seeks to further the conversation at UConn on issues of justice, diversity, and equity.