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Irish Travellers and American Blindspots

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Video Games

CGS Report Highlights Completion Trends of Underrepresented Minorities in STEM Doctoral Programs

CGS Report Highlights Completion Trends of Underrepresented Minorities in STEM Doctoral Programs
Source: Council of Graduate Schools (CGS)

The Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) today released findings from the Doctoral Initiative on Minority Attrition and Completion (DIMAC), a 3-year study that examined patterns of degree completion and attrition among underrepresented minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields.

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Social And Cultural Issues

Thoughts on American Sociality

I believe we have much uncertainty in America today. Not discounting the fact that uncertainty is always a factor of life. I recall the uncertainty of the. 236 more words

Op Ed

B.C. hospital kept patient alive for 10 days because family’s culture did not accept brain death

I am reposting this article from the National Post. It is not specifically about organ donation, but it is certainly relevant to the topic. Is brain death a true indication of death, or does death only come when the heart ceases beating? 140 more words


Dress code: Cocktail formals
I’m not sure if this fits the brief, ma.
What if everyone out there ridicules my outfit or worse, what if they don’t let me enter the ball? 507 more words


The future of America is terrifying

As a horror fan who has run out of interesting atmospheric horror films to watch, I’ve been increasingly drawn to radio shows and podcasts by members of the alt right.   311 more words


On Identity

So the other day while I was shopping a woman suddenly approached me and spoke to me pleasantly in a language I don’t understand. I felt bad that I had to embarras her but I said, “I am sorry but I don’t speak that language.” 265 more words

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