Topic: representation

Hillelin’ with Melanin was created last semester by Nicole Spring ’20.5 (left) and Tessa Palisoc  ‘20 (right). The group recently hosted a Rosh Hashanah event and has planned a sunset barbeque picnic to celebrate Sukkot.

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Hillel group provides space for Jewish students of color

September 19, 2018 0 comments

Last spring, Brown/RISD Hillel welcomed a new student group that strives to foster community among Jewish students of color.

Students push for Southeast Asian studies development

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Students push for Southeast Asian studies development

February 26, 2018 0 comments

The Southeast Asian Studies Initiative is a fledgling student-led project with the goal of increasing academic visibility for Southeast Asia and its diasporas.

The Artemis Project was created to maintain girls’ interest in STEM. The free math and science courses aim to impact students’ college futures.

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Artemis Project makes STEM accessible to underrepresented genders

February 23, 2018 0 comments

Over 20 years ago, Laurie Kardos ’98 and Jesse Marmon ’97 founded The Artemis Project while they were undergraduates in the computer science department.

Liang ’19: Where are the Asians in Hollywood?

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Liang ’19: Where are the Asians in Hollywood?

December 5, 2017 0 comments

When it was announced last week that Chinese actress Liu Yifei would play the titular role in Disney’s remake of “Mulan,” I almost cried with relief.