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Lupe….and kittens!

The quietest people in the room are sometimes the ones that have the most to say. That’s our friend Lupe. Kind, artistic, family oriented, reflective, funny, fearless, observant, resilient, a fierce reader…and tiny.   25 more words

Alienation

JMU School of Media Arts and Design students, Buddy Harlow and Dan Johnson, interviewed several SLI Scholars from Harrisonburg High School about their feelings of difference, to produce this poignant film of the alienation experienced by many high school Latinos in our communities. 60 more words

Stigma and Lived Lives of Latinos in the Deep South

Since 2010, legislation in the Deep South states of Georgia, Alabama and South Carolina have served to stigmatize the Latino identity in these states and beyond.  347 more words

Policy

PERSONAL ESSAY AND POETRY

My book is finally here. Not only is it self published but it also is one of the most biggest accomplishments I have done in my life. 247 more words

Memoir

Happy Birthday, Kelly!

It’s Kelly’s birthday!! To celebrate, we thought we’d show this video made last fall when she was a junior. Last spring, Kelly enrolled in AP Biology and worked in a university biology lab with… 241 more words

Meet Maria C - Class of 2016

Maria C. is a straight A student at Harrisonburg High School, who will also graduate with an Associate Arts degree from a local community college at the end of the year.  190 more words

Education