Around 4:00 am on Thanksgiving morning I awoke and was thinking about our family tradition of going around the table where everyone said what they were thankful for. 487 more words
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By: Marcus J. Hopkins, Blogger
In early November 2016, a conference held at Xavier University in Ohio drawing hundreds of doctors, nurses, social workers, and addiction specialists began releasing shocking (though unsurprising) data related to the prescription opioid and heroin epidemic’s negative impact on children and teenagers. 424 more words
CINCINNATI (AP) — The country’s addictions epidemic has created a generation of children affected by their parents’ problems, a doctor who works with infants born addicted to heroin told a gathering of experts struggling with the issue Tuesday. 419 more words
Racially offensive actions have come under fire at two universities this week: Xavier University in Ohio, and Iowa State University.
A white female student at Xavier University apparently posted a photo on her Snapchat Story Monday of herself in blackface with the caption “Who needs white when black lives matter.” … 601 more words
Dozens of Xavier University students staged a protest, on campus Wednesday, in response to some student’s racially insensitive social media posts.
100 students, lined up along the sidewalks of campus, stood in silence while holding up pictures of people in culturally-appropriated costumes. 120 more words