Welcome to CRRES!
The Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society (CRRES) at Indiana University in Bloomington is an interdisciplinary, academic center. Its mission is to promote research on race and ethnicity, bring together scholars across interdisciplinary units for dialogue and collaboration, and train the next generation of scholars here on the IUB campus. We invite you to browse our website, attend our speaker series, and engage our faculty and students as they pursue their research agendas.
- Director Dina Okamoto (Sociology) received the 2016 Book Award on Asian America from the American Sociological Association's Section on Asia and Asian America for her book, Redefining Race: Asian American Panethnicity and Shifting Ethnic Boundaries (Russell Sage Foundation, 2014).
- Faculty Affiliate Bernard Fraga’s (Political Science) research on minority voting was covered by the Washington Post, in the article "The Voting Rights Act Turns 50 Today: Here are Three Trend in Minority Voting You Should Know About."
- Interim Associate Director Michelle Moyd (History) published a post for the blog Africa is a Country, entitled “The Tyranny of Distance, Up Close.”