It seems like being different is a badge of honor at Brown, not something to be ashamed of, which is why I think it will be a good school for me, as a black girl.
My being African American and not showing any interest in an HBCU is surprising to most. But not to my mom, even though she went to Tuskegee University. She understood I’m looking for a more diverse college experience than the one she had.
Going to an HBCU means letting go of the obligation to be “black forward” for others. For the first time, I’ll get to attend an institution that has a variety of courses and extracurriculars tailored specifically for my educational advancement, as an African American.
When thinking about college choice, how much does race matter for three black seniors from Oakland, Chicago, and Atlanta?
“I, along with millions of other women, have been a victim of unwanted sexual advances from a guy who didn’t think he was doing anything wrong.”
The whole time, I was shaking with fear. Now, I am shaking only with rage.
But what is due process, and how does it work into campus sexual assault investigations for school-aged children?
On Wednesday, Stanford Law professor Michele Dauber received an envelope containing an unknown white powder and a note with a rape threat.
Because trans folks don’t just deserve safety. We deserve love too.