Abolitionism and the Underground Railroad
Colgate University offers a three-week, summer institute from July 7-26, 2024 on Abolitionism and the Underground Railroad (UGRR) in North America from the colonial era through the Civil War. This offering builds upon eight institutes and seminars between 2008-2022. This institute will bring together 25 middle and high school teachers with a director, pedagogy leader, seven guest faculty, and four site hosts. Several guest faculty will speak in-person; others will appear virtually on Zoom.
Lecturers and Visiting Faculty
Leigh Fought; Manisha Sinha; Karen Cook-Bell; Marcus Rediker; Kerri Greenidge; Kate Clifford Larson; Daniel Broyld; Kamau Ware; Alice Baumgartner; Kellie Carter Jackson; Kate Masur
Funded through the Division of Education Programs