The Center for Social Justice is an initiative of the Women's and Gender Studies Program to promote gender justice, equality, and human rights through local and global engagement.

We are pleased to announce the winner of the

2018 Clyde Snow Social Justice Award

U Myo Win

A peace activist from Myanmar, he works with Muslim groups, including the Rohingya, who have been targeted by the current regime, and at great personal risk.  We will receive him at OU during the week of September 10.

Coming Up...

Join us on Friday, April 6, for our 5th annual Teach OUt on Race. This is a morning-long event held in the Jim Thorpe Multicultural Center. Check back for more details soon!


For more information about this event, or for accommodations on the basis of disability, contact Megan Smith at mgs@ou.edu OR 405-325-5787.

What is Social Justice?

 Social justice generally refers to the idea of creating a society or institution that is based on the principles of equality and solidarity, that understands and values human rights, and that recognizes the dignity of every human being.