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January 11, 2016
What are some of the key ideas you want your students to consider? I encourage my students to think about history, not to take for granted that things are the way they are...
December 14, 2015
My whole life, I have been allowed a way of “knowing”. White people like me are permitted to exist with this way of knowing, i.e. of occupying the world unknowing of not...
December 10, 2015
In my application to Yale in the fall of 2011, I wrote my “Why Yale” 50-word statement about Yale’s ethnic studies program: “I am most intrigued by the ethnicity, race and...
December 8, 2015
The Yale Group for the Study of Native America (YGSNA) has launched a three-year pilot program to support indigenous performing arts at the university. The Yale Indigenous...
November 25, 2015
Few people can claim to be both accomplished painters and authors, but Maceo Montoya is one of them. As he talks to NBC Latino about his well-received recent works, he...
Zareena Grewal
November 13, 2015
by Zareena Grewal They aren’t the “crybullies” they’ve been made out to be. They just want college to be collegial. A popular misconception of Yale University students, and...
November 11, 2015
In the last few weeks, colleges have been rattled by stories of racial tension on campus. This week, the president of the University of Missouri resigned after black...

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