Intergroup Relations

Annual Award Ceremony and Graduation Celebration

COVID-19 Updates

We regret to inform you that all Winter/Spring 2020 commencement activities at the university have been officially canceled. Accordingly, IGR is canceling this year's Graduation Celebration and has launched an online celebration website to document and share student achievements.

Michigan League Ballroom

IGR Outstanding Alumnx Award (OAA)

In celebration of the outstanding work in social justice done by The Program on Intergroup Relations (IGR) alumnx around the globe, we are excited to honor one exceptional alumnx with the Outstanding Alumnx Award (OAA)!

The award honors an IGR alumnx who embodies and exemplifies the values and ethics of the program contributing toward advancing positive intergroup relations and promoting social justice through their personal and professional lives in an effort to create a more just and inclusive society and world.

Riana Elyse Anderson

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2017 IGR Outstanding Alumni Award Recipient: Kevin Trimell Jones

IGR presented the 2017 Outstanding Alumni Award (OAA) to Kevin Trimell Jones at IGR's Graduation Celebration. Below is a short biography of Kevin's numerous and ongoing accomplishments.  

Originally from Detroit, Michigan, Kevin completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan, earned a Master’s of Education from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst and a Master’s of Public Health from the University of Pennsylvania. He lives in Washington, D.C.


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