All posts tagged unlearn week

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Finding Your Inner Activist

Fighting for a cause. Being an activist. Overcoming racism. All the above seem like daunting tasks that require involvem...

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UnLearning With a Fork and a Spoon

Food is an important aspect of any culture. Not only is it representative of a culture’s tastes and history, but it br...

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Film explores the meaning of “white privilege”

“Mirrors of Privilege” is a film that focused on the lives of several white Americans and their stories pertaining t...

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UnLearn Week Reminds Us to Be Always Vigilant

How would you describe UnLearn Week?  Is it about anti-racism?  Culture?  Stereotypes and prejudices?  All of the ab...

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Review: Propaganda at Calvin College

There are few artists in the world like Propaganda. The son of a Black Panther, Jason Petty has degrees in illustration ...

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UnLearn Week about reconciliation

It’s my final year at Calvin, but my first year going to an UnLearn Week event. I’ve been on campus every fall. I re...

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Unlearning perspectives on race

Slavery ended over a century ago. Civil rights movements succeeded decades ago. Racism is dead. Isn’t it? This misconc...

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Unlearning myself

I was lucky enough to attend the panel discussion called “Enough Already: Why We UnLearn” this Monday afternoon, whi...

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UnLearn Week event on tensions helpful, but more to be done

Initially the Tensions event was going to compare the international student and the American minority student on Calvin...

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Students celebrate culture at World Food Fair

Students celebrated culture while tickling their taste buds at the World Food Fair this Friday. Held on the east end of ...