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Archive for January, 2011

Creating Safe Spaces: Cultural Groups and their Obligations

January 26, 2011

Discussions of race and ethnicity on campus can sometimes feel confined to two spaces: the lecture hall and the club meeting. Groups that focus on culture, race, and ethnicity provide a great service to the community by allowing people of who identify as a particular race or culture to present themselves in a very...
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Returning to K

January 10, 2011

We had originally intended for this blog to serve as a platform for us to reflect upon our experiences as women of color at Kalamazoo College and to document our efforts to engage the K College community in a dialogue regarding the availability of resources for currently enrolled students of color.
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All I Could Hear Was Whiteness

January 3, 2011
All I Could Hear Was Whiteness

I was hanging on by a short thread. I could hear something that my mentor said that winter on repeat in my head. He told me that there was a point in his college career where he stopped being able to hear white males speak. He was in such a different space that he...
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