Intercultural relations skills, AI in healthcare, Adidas

February 6, 2019

A Duke professor was recently asked to step down from her administrative post after sending a threatening email to students that strongly discouraged them from speaking Chinese in the student areas. In the email, the professor wrote...

Anti-Semitism, Casey Gerald, Lean In

December 12, 2018

In the past two years, anti-Semitic hate crimes have been on the rise in the U.S.—and even more so after the shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh this past October. According to the Anti-Defamation...

Decolonizing the Library, Female Veterans, Inclusive Celebrations

December 5, 2018

Zita Cristina Nunes, writing for Smithsonian Magazine, reflects on the work of Dorothy Porter, a Howard University librarian who, in the 1930s, sought to decolonize the school’s library by ditching the Dewey Decimal system. As Porter explained,...

Black Doctors, Brigid Hughes, Intra-Racial Discrimination

September 26, 2018

A recent study from the National Bureau of Economic Research found that when Black men visited Black doctors, they were more willing to disclose their health problems and take the doctor’s advice on prevention measures than when...

A Quadriplegic Daredevil, ID Gender Markers, Black Mental Health

August 22, 2018

When daredevil race car driver Mario Bonfante Jr. became a quadriplegic after a BMX bike crash, doctors and TruSpeed racers alike believed his future in racing was over—but Bonfante proved them wrong time and time again. First,...