Archives - Efua Agyare-Kumi
black lives matter
Rochester joins national protests for racial justice
Speakers included a 10-year-old girl who, two weeks prior to the event, was handcuffed during a routine traffic stop.
Housing exemptions a safe haven for some, others feel overlooked
“I was just shocked that someone could read my [application] and say that I did not have reason enough to be given housing. I physically don’t have a home."
all gender restrooms
Senate Summary Feb. 17 2020: Elections process, SAD lamps, all-gender restrooms
The SA meeting for Feb. 17 included a discussion of potential changes to the process of electing the SA president, an announcement of a booth at Fresh Check Day to promote SAD lamps, and further discussion of the all-gender restroom project headed by the Campus Services Committee.
Students call out molestation remarks, comedian unapologetic
while college students are often accused of being over-sensitive, students who objected to the joke said it wasn’t because of the topic.
For Iranian UR students, overseas tensions take a toll
“All of this fear that I’ve had for 10 years or more,” one student remembered thinking, “all of the nightmare is happening tonight.”
Painting war brings international controversy to tunnel
Messages hailed Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement, asserted Tibet and Taiwan's autonomy, and called for an end to human rights violations against Uighurs.