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A Bit On Being Mixed...

Growing up, I was with my mom constantly. I went with her to run errands, to her lessons, to her work, to everything under the sun. 718 more words


A problem? Not on my campus!

I was shocked when I read that 84% of college and university presidents believe that race relations on their campuses are good or excellent, as published in this month’s release of  347 more words


Where do I start?

I guess the simple answer is to start with ourselves and our team. As leaders our opportunity to make a difference starts with the culture of respect we create within our own team. 371 more words


Demanding equity and inclusion

“Will having more chief diversity officers, as student protestors have asked, resolve tensions behind the wave of protests at campuses around the nation?” This is an insightful question, asked by Jackie Jones, in her article: “Demanding Inclusion” published in the Chronicle’s… 477 more words

Higher Education

#confession #change #race & #Birth pangs

God of hope, we confess that we are frightened by so many things. We do not like birth pangs of change. Yet we confess the world is not as it should be. 99 more words

My Review of the 88th Academy Awards

Well, that’s a wrap on the 88th edition of the Academy Awards. More so than any year previously, the show began with a giant elephant in the room. 1,642 more words



“They are called super predators. We have to bring them to heel”

Well, I finally found the full speech for this sound byte. Please, go to the 25 minute mark if you, too, are interested in hearing it in full context. 694 more words