The Sr. Dorothy Stang Center for Social Justice and Community Engagement


Do you think we as an institution should endorse the Earth Charter? Let us know!

"The Role of Catholic Universities in Workers and Faculty Rights"
Roundtable Discussion with Don Carroll, attorney and former Board of Trustees member
Sr. Dorothy Stang Center, September 22, 2014
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Our Programs

Our programs are designed to provide a synergy that advances dynamic contributions to social and environmental awareness, involvement and change. They are organized around the three overlapping, integrated emphases of the Center: student engagement, community partnerships and outreach, and faculty engagement. Each is designed to use our campus and community-based resources to advance the missions of NDNU and the Center.

Upcoming Events

Saru Jayaraman

Sister Dorothy Stang Center Speakers Series: Sara Jayaraman
January 20, 2015, 7 p.m.
NDNU Theatre

On Living Wage and Worker Justice in the Restaurant Industry and Beyond. Flyer

Dorothy Stang

Sister Dorothy Stang Center Speakers Series:
Commemorating the 10th Anniversary of Sr. Dorothy’s Death
February 12 and 13, 2015, 7 p.m.
Cunningham Memorial Chapel

Angel of the Amazon, an opera on the life and death of Sr. Dorothy Stang. Panel discussion on the life of Sr. Dorothy Stang. Flyer

Recent Events

News on Sr. Dorothy and Brazil


Jim McGarry, Director
Cheryl Joseph, Ph.D., Program Coordinator
Gretchen Wehrle, Ph.D., Director, Sr. Dorothy Stang Faculty Scholars
Diana Enriquez-Field, Program Specialist

Contact Us

1500 Ralston Avenue, Chapel Annex Belmont, CA., 94002
Open Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Email: jmcgarry@ndnu.edu
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