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Student equity update indicates many success gaps remain static, with minimal progress made

Katie James, Opinion Editor

April 9, 2018

In acknowledgement of numerous achievement gaps known to exist for certain disadvantaged groups on campus, the college is utilizing a Student Equity Plan in an effort to close these gaps. The Student Equity Committee’s update on p...

Students share stories at first Student Equity Poetry Slam

JEFFERSON BECKHAM, Channels Staff

April 22, 2017

City College students expressed their feelings in the first annual City College Student Equity Poetry Slam Friday night in the Fé Bland Forum. About 21 people from several ethnic backgrounds joined Tyrone Howard, professor...

Equity panel exposes students to perspectives on Islamophobia

AUSTIN P. AMBROSE, Channels Staff

March 16, 2017

Normally, Imam Yama Niazi wouldn’t have thought twice about the Middle-Eastern man stepping onto the plane with him. But recent events and the media’s coverage of Muslims got him thinking. “The thought ran in my head,...

Student Equity Committee hosts campus-wide events this spring

BROOKE SNOW, Channels Staff

March 10, 2017

  The Student Equity Committee will host various events over the next few months to provide students opportunities to express themselves and work towards a more united student body. The committee started hosting events...

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