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BLAC Day presentations discuss racial discrimination, student experiences

BLAC Day presentations discuss racial discrimination, student experiences

The Newtonite February 7, 2018

A-block by Amy Xue Former Newton Mayor and North alumnus Setti Warren spoke about his experience with racial discrimination during A-block of Black Leadership Advisory Council (BLAC) Day Friday, Feb. 2....

Black Culture Day: Senior panel discusses race

Black Culture Day: Senior panel discusses race

The Newtonite May 6, 2014

by Jake Sims Speyer A panel of seniors spoke about their experiences at this school and discussed questions regarding race during B-block Friday as part of Black Culture Day, which was organized by the...

BLAC Day: Poets perform about race, identity

The Newtonite February 29, 2012
by Malini Gandhi With voices that rose and fell from powerful resonance to trembling fragility, poets Alysia Harris and Miles Hodges harnessed the power of poetry and performance to explore racial identity as part of Black Culture Awareness Day yesterday G-block in the auditorium.

BLAC Day: Alumni reflect on time at this school

The Newtonite February 29, 2012
by Julia Moss Alumni discussed their experiences as African-Americans and recalled their time at this school as a part Black Culture Awareness Day yesterday . The panelists, Paulette Jones ’67, Nakisha Lewis ’02 and Mayor Setti Warren ’88, spoke D-block in the auditorium.

BLAC Day: "Brother Outsider" portrays accompishments, life of activitst Baynard Rustin

The Newtonite February 29, 2012
by Naomi Cherenson Students gathered in the auditorium yesterday during B-block to watch the movie Brother Outsider as a part of Black Culture Awareness Day, which was organized by the Black Leadership Advisory Council (BLAC).
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