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Dean files discrimination complaint

Dean files discrimination complaint

May 20, 2012


Filed under Conversations on Race, Hard News, News

Dean of Students Adrian Mims filed a complaint with the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD) on April 6, 2012 alleging employment discrimination on the basis of race.  The complaint was filed against the Brookline Public Schools and Superintendent William Lupini and charges ...

Documentary class contest focuses on race

Documentary class contest focuses on race

March 9, 2012


Filed under Conversations on Race, News

It is not yet 8:20 a.m., and a number of students are already working intently at the screens in the third floor Blue Lab of the Unified Arts Building. These screens enable them to make their visions come to life. Documentary Filmmaking teacher Krissie Jankowski hopes to inspire students to address...

Race Reels stimulates discussion

Race Reels stimulates discussion

October 30, 2011


Filed under Arts, Race Reels

“What you say is offensive,” says Nik Walker to his girlfriend in the movie Hoodwinked. “You do not know what it’s like to be black.” In 2006, seniors Walker and Dylan Lazerow created Hoodwinked for their senior project in the African-American studies class. Six years later, on S...

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