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Being colorblind to race is not the answer

Being colorblind to race is not the answer

November 3, 2015

Seeing differences is OK, contend Diversity Dialogue duo

“Everyone is at least a little bit racist. It’s OK to see difference, " Tufts Associate Professor Keith Maddox (red shirt) told his Harvard audience. "While social categorizations simplify our world, they also create inaccuracies in our perceptions,” added Tufts Associate Professor Sam Sommers (blue shirt), during the FAS Diversity Dialogue on Thursday.
‘Transgender in America’ shares an intimate journey

‘Transgender in America’ shares an intimate journey

November 2, 2015

Tiq Milan and Van Bailey bring their stories to light

Writer and journalist Tiq Milan (right) led a discussion on transgender issues with Harvard College Director of BGLTQ Student Life Van Bailey (center), and Vincent Harris, an administrative fellow for the Harvard College Women's Center.

White House Initiative Appoints AFP HoChing Young Leader Ambassador

September 25, 2015

Meagan Moana Palelei HoChing, a member of the Harvard Administrative Fellows
Program class of 2016, has been appointed an E3! Ambassador by the White House
Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.  E3! Ambassadors “is a youth
engagement program that aims to educate, engage, and empower young leaders in
the AAPI community,” according to the White House announcement.
There are 23 E3! Ambassadors from across the country in the 2015 – 2016
class.  HoChing and two other leaders represent the New England region.   As an