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Diversity dominates discussion, lacking in the workplace

Diversity dominates discussion, lacking in the workplace

Vaughn Battista

November 21, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Diversity: whether you think it is a buzzword or an American value, it dominates national discussion, especially in the workplace. According to Aperian Global, companies such as Uber, Google and Facebook openly discuss the amount of diversity in their offices, and admit that they need to work on achie...

Oscars still struggle to represent diversity

Oscars still struggle to represent diversity

Rebecca Heath and Jacynth Apora

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts

The announcement of the Oscar nominations on Jan. 23 once again brings up conversation about award ceremonies. The Oscars highlight the controversy of fairness in competition, if it is right to vote for one film over the other, and what the significance is in the awards.   More than 7,000 people vote on the Acade...

Dear Hollywood, It’s time to leave whitewashing in the past

Ebenezer Shim

June 4, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Apparently, people of color (POC) can’t even be guaranteed typecasted roles anymore. The recent casting of white actress Tilda Swinton as the Ancient One in the film “Doctor Strange” has sparked a heated campaign and discussion about whitewashing in the entertainment industry led by the Asian comm...

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