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He has also presented at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and the first White House Convening for Diversity and Inclusion in Higher education. Head has been featured in national media outlets such as CNN, MSNBC, The New York Times and The Washington Post. About the Honors College: ...
Tami Sawyer -- the director of Diversity & cultural Competence with Teach for America Memphis, a writer and activist with #takeemdown901 and Black Lives Matter, and who is running for Shelby County Commission -- said 47 percent of Memphis' population lives below the poverty line, and most of that ...

The "Know Your rights: Immigration & police Enforcement on Campus" workshop was presented by the NYU Dream Team and cosponsored by NYU Sanctuary; the NYU Office of Global Inclusion, Diversity and Strategic Innovation; and a number of other university organizations and initiatives. Speakers at ...
Civil-rights activist DeRay Mckesson speaks at a Black History Month event at Lynchburg College on Saturday, Feb. ... "We want people to know the difference between diversity and inclusion," Mckesson told over 100 students, faculty and community members Saturday in Hall Campus Center's Memorial ...
The chefs that Moushabeck has assembled are as impressive as they are diverse. Persian chef and cookbook author Najmieh Batmanglij gives her recipe for pomegranate and walnut khoresh; jollof rice comes from Nigerian pop-up cook and activist Tunde Wey ; Kerala shrimp stew from Indian chef and ...
A self-described family man of four, Chatham high school business teacher Dr. Willie C. Sherman is an activist, a world-travelled retired army officer, and the African American son of Georgian sharecroppers Jack and Jessie Sherman. His message is to not stay in an unfavorable situation; instead, make the ...

An important job of a human relations commission should be to paint a picture of the current situation, said Patrick Conant, a web developer and anti-racism activist who is white. Conant has dug into numbers on police traffic stops and homeless arrests and said such data is the way to understand what is ...
The mayor said he wanted to talk about race and diversity in this forum, but outside of opening comments, the mayor was not a part of the discussion. ... Mike Abrams - Community Activist, entrepreneur, Chairman of the non-profit "Current Phenomenon," and Doctoral student in Theology and religious ...
"I'm not only up here as candidate Mai, but I'm also up here as activist Mai," Mizuno said. "For three years, since day one, I have been out there marching and protesting." Early in the town hall, Lee laid out her vision for diversity and inclusion as well as the manifestation of both of these values in USG.
To present their garments, ASOS handpicked a diverse array of "nontraditional" models who are making waves in their own industries. From activism and music to culinary arts and art in general, the cast for the show brought a much-needed gravity to the brand and to Fashion Week in general. We caught ...
Frisbee Steve Kingsmanstudent activists at the College of Wooster have issued a list of demands, including more funding for the liberal arts college's Center for Diversity and Inclusion, the immediate expulsion of a student currently being investigated for making racist statements online, the hiring of new ...
After a successful first run last year, Diversity Richmond is bringing back their Black LGBTQ History Month event, working with the Black History Museum and ... Lofton is also concerned that connections between activists of different generations don't happen as often as they should, and he'd also like to see ...
When Kaine opened up the floor for questions from the roughly 100 people in Giardino Italian Restaurant's community room on Burke Lake Road in Springfield, the NAKASEC activists put forth the same request that they gave the senator when they visited his Manassas office earlier that day: would he ...
LUMBERTON -- civil rights activist and educator Jane Elliott recently discussed current issues via Skype with an eighth-grade class at Lumberton Junior high school. Elliot is an internationally known teacher, lecturer, diversity trainer and recipient of the National Mental Health Association Award for ...
On second night back, Clubhouse Jager closes early after activists project swastika on building ... At the time DeRoma's political donations were revealed, an official statement from the bar, sent to CityPages, said: "We celebrate the diversity of our employees and we do not tolerate or endorse any kind of ...
The plan includes steep border-security increases and an end to the diversity visa lottery program. It also calls for the end of what Trump calls "chain migration," a term immigration restrictionists use to describe allowing immigrants to sponsor their family members to join them in the U.S. Immigration activists ...
When it comes to proving the power of diversity in sport, the stepping out of one Jackie Robinson onto a baseball field in 1947, and his glittering subsequent ten year career, knocked the sport's old fashioned racists out of the park. It just took a while for the rest of the sporting world to wake up. There won't ...

Last Thursday, the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality hosted a conversation with artist and activist Syrus Marcus Ware and diversity advocate ... These 12x5 foot larger-than-life portraits of activists are meant to reverse the art-historical convention of reserving large-scale portraiture for white, male ...
Hundreds of protesters marched in Kenya's capital Thursday to demand greater diversity in President Uhuru Kenyatta's cabinet picks. activists are calling on parliament to reject the existing list of nominees, urging Kenyatta to nominate more women, youth and members of marginalized groups.
Frisbee Steve Kingsmanstudent activists at the College of Wooster have issued a list of demands, including more funding for the liberal arts college's Center for Diversity and Inclusion, the immediate expulsion of a student currently being investigated for making racist statements online, the hiring of new ...
The list of 100 most influential Africans of 2017 is the New African magazine's most diverse to date. It is spread over eight ... The Civic society and Activism category has a new breed of influential activists including those fighting for the rights of people with disabilities in Africa. Nigeria's Eros Ikponwosa ...
Numerous officials have attended, including State Rep. Hannah Kane (R-Shrewsbury), school Committee Member Jason Palitsch, and special needs activist, Robbin Miller. The groups' facebook page has been very active, with members sharing their stories about diversity, both locally and globally.
The projection on the Trump Hotel included the banned words - "transgender," "fetus," "vulnerable," "entitlement," "diversity," "evidence-based" and "science-based" - and concluded with a declaration from the LGBTQ community: "we will not be erased." In conjunction with the enormous light display, HRC ...
The Atlantic magazine, based in Washington, D.C. organized a free, well-attended one-day conference in San Francisco on improving diversity in the US ... The audience was just as interesting as the podium when they shared questions and many of them were members and leaders of a variety of activist ...
Last year activist pastors called for a travel ban for African-Americans in Eastpointe - they met with the chief and city leaders but say nothing has changed. Now they're encouraging ... And the department conducts training in cultural diversity and de-escalation of force every year. "The officers acted within ...
The annual Auburn University Martin Luther King scholarship breakfast in January will feature Martin Luther King Jr.'s former colleague Andrew Young, an awarded civil rights activist who frequently participates in different speaking engagements. In 1972, Young was elected to Congress to represent ...
As far as diversity at CU, in some departments, it's really hard to get ... Both hail from New Orleans and identify as former student activists.
Thousands of U.S. women convened in Houston for the 1977 National Women's Conference. Activist and archivist Martha Cotera, who ...
TiffinTown Books launches diversity-based AR titles ... politicians, Athletes, activists, artists, scientists, explorers and business leaders from around the world. Some of the first books from TiffinTown feature civil rights activist ...
The award for best activist went to Kimberly Shappley, the mother of a ... "If it had not been for all the activists, the bathroom bill would have ...
"Her interest as a social activist is to change destructive societal narratives and philosophical traditions that bring about barriers rather than common ... The Daily Caller News Foundation reached out to Rhodes Trust concerning whether the diversity of its winners extended to their viewpoint, but received no ...
INTERNATIONAL ACTIVIST and model Munroe Bergdorf gave a special keynote address to students at Oxford Guild on Tuesday (Nov 21) at Oxford's Historic Wadham College. Munroe was a part of the Guild's Infinity Speaker Series, a unique and special speaker series embracing diversity and targeted at ...
The outgoing AAR president, Princeton professor of religion Eddie S. Glaude Jr., in his final address pointedly called on scholars to be champions of liberal education - "to know the best of what has been thought and said" - and become activists for religious literacy on and off campus. "These dark times ...
Sessions was confronted about the lack of diversity in his staff. .... identity and some have transformed themselves even into violent activists." ... then asked Sessions whether he believed the activist Black Lives Matter group ...
Created by the 1990 Immigration Reform Act, the Diversity Visa ... of close ties to John Tanton, a far-right activist with known connections to ...
Activist, conversion therapy survivor Samuel Brinton to speak at Oakton Nov. ... The Oakton Pride Club seeks to celebrate and promote diversity ...
academics, activists and students gathered at Penn this weekend to discuss ... "The diversity of ideas and the different ways that people were ...
Following Enderle's introduction, environmental diversity activist Marcelo Bonta described a similar experience in the workplace after ...
However, Campbell added that the promotion of diversity must be ... Adwoa Aboah - the West London model and activist who graces the cover ...
Venezuela's Revolutionary Sex and Gender Diversity Alliance ... ASGDRe activist Armando explained: "We are living through a historic process ...
Later, she was removed as chair of a diversity committee within the department in 2014. The year before in a meeting of UNC department ...
Diversity trainer and human rights activist Jane Elliott said racism has increased under President Donald Trump, and his supporters were ...
Norwich - Longtime civil rights activist and local arts promoter Lottie Scott will be honored Wednesday with the Willard McRae Community ...
And while activists and catwalks are not a new combination, ... in which she criticised the fashion industry for its lack of diversity and argued that ...
... Anita Hill, the attorney and civil rights activist who in 1991 accused Supreme ... The data show better box office openings for diverse movies, ...
An immigration reform activist says there are several bills pending in Congress that would end the controversial "Diversity Lottery Visa ...
"Our community is a place where we discuss and debate a diversity of ideas in a civil, respectful manner." He noted The Citadel's Board of ...
WASHINGTON -- On the same day that House Republicans rolled out a sweeping new tax plan that critics say favors the rich at the expense of ...
Fitchburg State University continued their Equity and Diversity series on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 by hosting a talk with Nicole Maines, ...
We have been community and labor activists in Duluth for over 40 years. We like to associate ourselves with those people who also are willing ...


 

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