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Children March – Three Stories of Support for Parents & Students

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This blog was written with the help of the community at three Hilltop Schools – Riverdale, Horace Mann, & ECFS. We hope it sparks conversation and gives parents the courage and support to engage children during the holiday break and beyond. After my son and I watched Mighty Times: The Children’s March (www.vimeo.com/83236126), an amazing 40 […]

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Affirmative Action & the Recent Supreme Court Decision, A multicultural perspective

Univ. of Chicago Medical School Graduation 1998, with parents

Elizabeth Pérez Azérad, MD RIISE Multicultural Advisor   No doubt, I am a beneficiary of affirmative action.  Because of my educational journey I have a deep interest in the recent Supreme Court decision upholding Michigan’s ban on affirmative action for use in the college admission process. As a Mexican-American growing up in a largely Anglo-Saxon […]

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The Agenda – Girls of Color & The Women They Become…

We are beyond thrilled with the enthusiasm & support for this Saturday’s (4/12) event.  Location: The Chapin School 100 East End Avenue, New York, NY 10028 To Register: click here The Agenda: 9:45a – Check In & Get Comfortable 10:00 – Welcome from RIISE & Chapin 10:10 – Panel Discussion moderated by Judith Ohikuare 11:40 […]

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