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
By Cathy Sun
Almost 50 years after the Third World Liberation Strikes of 1968, students at San Francisco State University are celebrating the Asian American movement and identity through Stomping Grounds, a one-night multimedia event. A series of projections, posters, and photography will recall the struggle of former students who fought for … Read more
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
With little fanfare, Governor Jerry Brown of California has signed a bill requiring every school district and charter school to offer an ethnic studies class in high school.
The bill becomes effective in the 2020-21 school year, giving … Read more
In a bit of irony, the nation’s first Ethnic Studies program in the country is facing significant budget cuts while a … Read more
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Students at San Francisco State can expect to see fewer classes being offered in Ethnic Studies under budget cuts, reports … Read more
California Governor Jerry Brown has turned his back on California’s diverse student body and communities when he refused to sign California’s Ethnic Studies Bill.