Week 2, Lesson 02: The Japanese Internment

After watching the two videos on internment and Fort Minor (videos can be found in the Lecture 2-B Presentation, slide 20), describe the Japanese internment. Contrast the portrayal of the events from a) the United States’ perspective, and b) from the perspective of Fort Minor. How did the language differ? ...

Week 1, Lesson 01: Your Racial Identity

Go to the US Census’ webpage that provides current definitions for racial and ethnic categories in the United States.  How would you describe your racial and ethnic identity: a) if you could only select one back and b) if you could select multiple boxes?   Was this an easy or...

Final Reflection – Fall 2015

Tatiana Moses – Final Reflection, Autumn 2015   I’m ending this first quarter in the ISS program with mixed emotions. I came into the program with certain expectations of myself and the program, and while overall it was about what I expected, in some ways I’m disappointed – in...