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Student Equity Committee proposes research and training on equity issues

Katie James, Opinion Editor

March 3, 2018

The Student Equity Committee discussed training faculty members and student leaders on equity issues during its meeting Friday after observing how student success has not significantly increased for many student groups on campus. “We have not shown significant progress in ...

Black student leaders concerned about insufficient representation

Delaney Smith, Features Editor

February 16, 2018

Two student leaders speaking for the Black Student Union are accusing the Student Equity Committee—and campus groups overall—of failing to represent African American students. Krystle Farmer, the student advocate on the Associated Student Government, attended a Student Equity Committee meeting on Feb. 9 and voiced concerns about black stude...

Woman architect cracks industry’s glass ceiling

KATHYVAN TRAN, Associate Editor

March 8, 2017

Rosa Alvarado, senior project architect at PMSM Architects, does not let the fact that she is a Mexican woman stop her from pursuing a career in a field that has historically been dominated by white men. Alvarado is one of the 3...

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