A Wednesday Word From the Director | Hate Is Just Too Great A Burden to Bear

Dear Community, This month has literally zipped by faster than we could bat an eye partly because it is the shortest month of the year but also because it has been jammed packed with all sorts of national and local tomfoolery and foolishness sandwiched between Black History Month celebrations. As Chief Content Officer I amContinue reading “A Wednesday Word From the Director | Hate Is Just Too Great A Burden to Bear”

Asian Americans and Affirmative Action: Some Thoughts about the Harvard Lawsuit | Guest Blog Post by Natasha Chen Christensen

We are pleased to share guest posts by local Rochester community members throughout this year’s 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign  Asian Americans and Affirmative Action: Some Thoughts about the Harvard Lawsuit by Natasha Christensen  I am a Taiwanese American sociology professor who has been following the Students for Fair Admissions v Harvard courtContinue reading “Asian Americans and Affirmative Action: Some Thoughts about the Harvard Lawsuit | Guest Blog Post by Natasha Chen Christensen”

Why Do You Still Need a Black History Month? | Guest Blog Post by Chris Thompson (XVII)

We are pleased to share guest posts by local Rochester community members throughout this year’s 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign day (XVII) Why Do You Still Need a Black History Month by Chris Thompson Why? I hear this question every February, along with, “When will we no longer need a specific month?”,Continue reading “Why Do You Still Need a Black History Month? | Guest Blog Post by Chris Thompson (XVII)”

What Black History Month Means to Me | Guest Blog Post by Kristen Seversky

We are pleased to share guest posts by local Rochester community members throughout this year’s 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign What Black History Month Means to Me | by Kristen Seversky’ As a white, privileged, cis woman, I want to take a moment to acknowledge my intended audience with this blog post:Continue reading “What Black History Month Means to Me | Guest Blog Post by Kristen Seversky”