As many high school seniors scramble to get their college applications in on January first, some students of color find themselves with an extra set of questions to ask schools.
Application deadlines are coming up for graduating seniors interested in going to college next year. It’s a stressful time. Youth Radio talked to three graduating seniors, Arnav Gupta, Nina Roehl, and Sierra Fang-Horvath, about their mad sprint to the finish line.
My school is like a tiny utopia, within the already liberal bubble of the Bay Area. But recently, my perception of that community as an accepting, tolerant place, was shaken dramatically.
Many people see their sexual orientation as a huge part of who they are. But for me, my identity isn’t really about who I’m attracted to.
Once my classmates had the opportunity to speak anonymously, it was like an entirely new side of them came out, one of fervent hatred and unashamed criticism.
Welcome to the 3rd episode of Revolution Radio on Youth Radio Raw.
After having my life completely structured for 18 years, it’s up to me now.
School dress codes are about more than just spaghetti straps — they may also reinforce disparities rooted in race, class, and gender.
While students who’ve experienced sexual assault are relying on Title IX, the Trump administration may pull back some protections.