The Asian Monolith Myth

The Asian Monolith Myth

By Khudai Tanveer | May 26, 2021 What do you expect to see during API Heritage Month? Who do you expect to see during API Heritage Month? For the last six years of my life, I have sat on every API Heritage Committee meeting that I have come across. It is not because I...
My Journey Breaking Through The Bamboo Ceiling

My Journey Breaking Through The Bamboo Ceiling

By Princess Clemente | May 21, 2021 When I was in college, my classmates in a Women in Leadership class often addressed the “glass ceiling” women face in attaining leadership and managerial roles. After Kamala Harris shattered glass by becoming the first female, first...
Cook Ross Celebrates Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Cook Ross Celebrates Indigenous Peoples’ Day

By Adriana Rojas | October 6th, 2020 “Every Native American is a survivor, an anomaly, a surprise on earth. We were all slated for extinction before the march of progress. But surprise, we are progress. What was apparent to Native people long ago—the...
When Do We Boycott?

When Do We Boycott?

Over the past few days the airways have been filled with news about Starbucks.  If you haven’t been hiding away somewhere then you know that two African American men were arrested for trespassing in a Philadelphia store, though they had committed no act other than to...
Where Do We Draw the Line?

Where Do We Draw the Line?

The events in Charlottesville were unequivocally condemned by most, yet not by all. Our President drew criticism from all sides for not doing so. So is this it? Is this where we collectively draw a line in the sand? It’s always interesting to see when people finally...