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International Exchange Program for Minority Students

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City is hosting the Mount Sinai International Exchange Program for Minority Students. Current  undergraduate, master and doctoral degree students or recent graduates are invited to apply for an exciting international exchange program. 222 more words

Power, Injustice, and the Heroes of Social Progress: My Experience at the 26th Annual Student of Color Conference

By Minh-Hieu Vu

It was an honor for me to attend University of California Student Association’s 26th annual Student of Color Conference (SOCC) at UC Merced. 1,299 more words

Social Justice

Finally, the US admits it: AP classes are way too white

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A US federal government release last month had a disorientingly retro ring to it: “Black students to be afforded equal access to advanced, higher-level learning opportunities,” the Department of Education proclaimed—six decades after the country’s Supreme Court determined that segregation in public schools was unconstitutional in the landmark ruling known as… 2,169 more words