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The legacy of white men

Princeton University sophomore, Siyang Liu, urges changes in representation in campus buildings in her October 18 opinion piece in the Princetonian.  “Our student body is far more diverse today than it has ever been before, and building names should reflect…

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Does Teacher Diversity Matter in Student Learning?

“Research shows that students, especially boys, benefit when teachers share their race or gender. Yet most teachers are white women.” Claire Cain Miller reports on several studies about the impact of teacher gender and race on student achievement.  While training…

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Webinar: Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace, July 10, 2018

This webinar, which will take place on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, 10:00-11:00 am, will focus on how valuing diverse perspectives in an inclusive environment can bring about greater productivity on a multitude of organizational levels. The following topics will be covered:…

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Mercer County Creating Collage With Residents’ Pictures

The county is looking for images that illustrate area heritage, economic vibrancy and cultural diversity from the community. By Anthony Bellano, Mercer County residents are invited to submit their digital images to help the county create a collection of recent…

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Sources for Racially Diverse Books for Children

Looking for book gifts or summer reading for children?  Annie Farrell, kids book selector at Labyrinth Books in Princeton, has provided a link to 1000 Black Girl Books Resource Guide, created from the #1000blackgirlbooks campaign led by Marley Dias. There…

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