In the light of George Floyd’s untimely, cold-blooded murder, social media helped spread the horrific news.
And because we know that there is a vast racial disparity concerning the prognosis of those diagnosed with coronavirus, the continued effort to open a campus in an in-person format means that BIPOC students, staff, groundskeepers, dining hall workers, and instructors will disproportionately be forced to deal with the repercussions.
In short, the kids are not alright. The current freshmen have been in quarantine for months while the federal government failed to adequately test, or even develop a plan.
The university administration cares more about not giving up power and money than helping graduate student instructors find accommodations for teaching online. If the administration of the university cares for its graduate student instructors like it says it does, they will reverse the accommodation requirements and allow instructors to receive the choice to teach virtually.
Another semester of doing everything through Zoom is not a feasible alternative for many students.
To healthcare professionals across all disciplines: now is the time to talk to medical students about what’s going on. We are listening to you.
As I sat and listened to the black workers justify why they were serving me Hot Cheetos with mac and cheese, I felt transported into the world of "Get Out."
The $10 billion that Bezos repurposed had me questioning: Is Bezos’s fund the best way to solve climate change?
If Brazil truly cares about the future of its young women, it ought to provide crucial sexual health knowledge to equip them to make the best-informed decisions for themselves.
But as with public demonstrations of culture comes the possibility of co-optation, appropriation and even pandering.
Cuisine is a major part of every culture and it is proving to be challenging to try new things while also staying true to your roots.
African immigrants and their children are finally feeling like they belong, without feeling like they are sacrificing a part of themselves.