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Nov 16, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on CSU Sites Petition Against Changes that Threaten Ethnic Studies Program

CSU Sites Petition Against Changes that Threaten Ethnic Studies Program

posted by Sarah Jackson
Cal State Northridge, Asian American Studies

Students in Asian American Studies at Cal State Northridge

By Sarah Jackson
AsAmNews Intern

California State University campuses are protesting a revision to Executive Order 1100 which will dissolve ethnic studies courses unless they can be folded into traditional disciplines.

The revision will impact graduation requirements and other interdisciplinary studies, such as gender studies. … Read more


Nov 13, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Students Demand Diverse Inclusive Course Offerings

Students Demand Diverse Inclusive Course Offerings

posted by Randall
University of North Carolina

University of North Carolina

Students at two East Coast universities are demanding a curriculum that reflects their communities and an increasingly diverse country.

The Crimson reports that the Ethnic Studies Coalition, lead by founder and Harvard senior Juhwan Seo, is calling on Harvard to establish a national hub for ethnic studies.

According to the group’s … Read more


Huff Post: Bill would pave way for ethnic studies in California public schools

posted by Randall

high school lockersA bill by California Assemblyman Luis Alejo (D-Salinas) would require the state to develop a model for establishing ethnic studies programs statewide in California public schools, reports the Huffington Post.

The bill if passed would be a sharp contrast to Arizona where Mexican American studies has been banned.

“We have probably one of the most … Read more


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