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Appropriation or Appreciation

I was raised in a small village in Western New York, and I was acutely aware, and respectful, of those who surrounded me. We were not alone and, truth be told, we weren’t even there first…but I digress. 526 more words

"More in common than we think"

For today’s blog post I’m highlighting two sentences from Same Kind of Different As Me, by Ron Hall and Denver Moore with Lynn Vincent. You may recall that I read this nonfiction book in September and commented about it in my October 2, 2017 blog post, … 934 more words

Dreaming of Home

CCSU students attended the California Dreaming exhibit at the New Britain Museum of American Art at the charge of Professor Mary Collins. Her goal was to inspire students to capture the essence of their respective hometowns. 1,747 more words

Culture Shock

7:15 P.M. Trump demands 'much tougher' immigration law after NY attack ... GOOD !!! ...

Roused by the first major ISIS-inspired attack on U.S. soil since he took office, President Donald Trump urged swift repeal of an immigration program that brought the suspect to America and laid into a political foe he said was responsible for it — though Republican George H. 201 more words

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One Eye Open

If the America of my youth could be said to be the “melting pot”, my adolsecence found Columbus to be the snow globe version of the whole. 505 more words

Current Issues

De Javastraat in Amsterdam laat zien hoe het moet

De Javastraat is de afgelopen jaren sterk veranderd. Maar niet doorgeslagen: het hipstertheecafé zit hier gewoon nog naast de oude groentezaak. En dat blijft ook zo: meer nieuwe horeca komt er niet. 1,616 more words

Theoretisch Onderzoek

Green Dot Melting Pot event sparks dating violence conversation

Green Dot provided some freebies for attendees, including a book of sticky notes, a pen, buttons, and a Popsocket.

Aubrey Hall (left) and Victoria Fields (right) check students into the event before getting in on the action. 610 more words

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