#CUETalks Spring Lecture

On March 21, join H. SAMY ALIM, Ph.D. for the #CUETalks Spring Lecture titled Sorry to Bother You: Education and the Disruption of White Cultural and Linguistic Hegemony in the U.S. and South Africa.


Responding to Reality: Film Screening of "East of Liberty"

Join the director, Chris Ivey for refreshments and a film screening of his documentary, East of Liberty on Feb. 21. Read more...


(Re)Imagining Black Boyhood: Strategies for Relational Learning at School

Join Dr. Nelson on Feb. 28 for this invigorating lecture about evidence-based "relational teaching strategies" and light refreshments.  Read More


CUE Director featured in Diverse Issues Higher Education Magazine

“I pursued the position because it was compelling for two reasons,” says Dancy, who was recognized as an “Emerging Scholar” by Diverse in 2014. “First, what the chair symbolizes mattered deeply...”


CUE Associate Director Featured in Next Pittsburgh

A dedicated advocate for students and families in under-resourced Pittsburgh schools, Kenny Donaldson is passionate about improving students’ lives. Read More...

About CUE

Where We Started, and Where We’re Going

As the Center for Urban Education’s students, faculty and colleagues learn more about student experiences, teacher roles and classroom techniques, school structure and administrative policy, announcing our progress with research and community involvement is key.

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