Carolyn RichterCopy Chief
Class of 2022
Carolyn Richter is a junior majoring in Marketing and Creative Writing from Silicon Valley, CA. She loves working with her fellow staff members as Copy Chief for the Campus Times. She previously served as a contributing writer for Fresh U, and currently writes for the UR Admissions Blog. Outside of CT, she participates in Forté Campus and Hatha Yoga Club.
The privilege of white lies for a biracial Asian-American
Although some people can immediately tell that I’m Asian, there’s an undeniable privilege in knowing that passing as white is even an option for me. While I have had moments like last March where I’ve felt fear because of my race, I’ve never been racially discriminated against, and that’s something I don’t take for granted.