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Diversity in the Academy

Diversity in the Academy

Jesse Castro,
Staff Writer
February 27
Filed under Blog

Last year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences received backlash for the lack of diversity among the Oscar nominees via the creation of the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag. The hashtag resurfaced, again, alongside outrage over this year’s nominations which prompted a swift response from the Academy. This y...

#ThrowbackThursday: Celebrating Black History Month

#ThrowbackThursday: Celebrating Black History Month

Andrea Dupree,
Copy Editor
February 5
Filed under Features, Showcase

February 6th 2014 I’ve been able to curb my growing need to shout, “It’s Black History Month!” to my friends and colleagues this week, but I can’t dismiss the feeling of disparity at realizing that no one is talking about Black History Month right now. Not even me. Just how ...

Chabot college honors MLK

Chabot college honors MLK

Shannon Stroud,
Metro Editor
January 22
Filed under Metro, Showcase

Hayward city and school officials, and newly appointed mayor Barbara Halliday greeted the Hayward community as they came together at Chabot College to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday for the 29th year running. Halliday introduced the event and welcomed dignitaries such as Senator Bob...

Hayward school celebrates MLK Jr.

Shannon Stroud,
Metro Editor
January 15
Filed under Metro

Monday, Jan. 19 at 4:30 pm, Chabot College will hold a Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration in the Buffington Visual and Performing Arts Center. The City of Hayward has held a celebration for Martin Luther King’s birthday since 1986. With the support of the community, schools, and local government ...

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