The Institute for the Study and Promotion of Race and Culture (ISPRC) is directed by Janet E. Helms, Ph.D.  In addition, collaborators with interests in studying or policy making with a racial or cultural focus are invited to serve as Institute collaborators.  The Institute's multi-site research and training perspective and applied emphasis will make it possible to address the educational and psychological issues of a variety of populations.




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Diversity Challenge

October 25-26, 2019

at Boston College


View the Final Presenter Schedule


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Diversity Challenge by the Numbers


Total Number of Challenges since the first Diversity Challenge began in October, 2001


Total Number of Participants who have attended Diversity Challenge.  This number includes attendees from 50 States and 22 Countries


Total Number of Presentations, including Invited Speakers sessions, Workshops, Symposia, Structured Discussions, Individual Presentations and Posters



ISPRC Features

Highlighted below are some of the more topical or requested areas of current ISPRC projects or information.  Please check out our News tab to read about current and noteworthy happenings of the Institute.