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The GA Projects: The Graduate Minority Outreach, Recruitment, & Retention Project (GMORR)

This week the spotlight is on Cynthia Ledesma, Project Coordinator of the Graduate Minority Outreach, Recruitment & Retention Project (GMORR). Cynthia is a third year Ph.D. student in the Ethnic Studies program.   What is the mission of the Graduate Minority Outreach, Recruitment, & Retention Project (GMORR)? We try to build a vibrant community of […]

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[Film Review] “300: Rise of an Empire”

~Grace D. Gipson [Trigger warning: review contains reference to sexual assault] Seven years since the release of the 2006 fantasy, action-packed film 300, audiences are presented with the prequel and sequel 300: Rise of an Empire, which tells the story of Greek general Themistokles who leads the charge against invading Persian forces that are led […]