Launched in 2016, Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT) is a comprehensive, national and community-based process to plan for and bring about transformational and sustainable change, and to address the historic and contemporary effects of racism. It seeks to unearth and jettison the deeply held, and often unconscious, beliefs created by racism – the main one being the belief in a hierarchy of human value. Learn more.
The TRHT Campus Centers received an initial award to develop and implement visionary plans to uproot the conscious and unconscious biases and misbeliefs that have exacerbated racial violence and tension in American society. Learn more.
Austin Community College selected a site at its ACC HIghland Campus to serve as the college's TRHT Campus Center.
The college celebrated the grand opening of its TRHT Center in April 2022. ACC will continue to host engagement opportunities with the community both in person at the Center and virtually. Check back here to find events and opportunities to get involved including regular conversations and monthly gatherings of students, families, and community leaders.