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Part 2: Transgender on Campus

By: Taylor Goethe, August 14, 2017 The National Center for Transgender Equality states 75% of transgender students feel unsafe at school. On top of being subjected to more violence and discrimination, many trans students are…

Vogue Rochester: Black Excellence

By: Vanessa J. Cheeks, August 12, 2017 Everyone at Vogue seemed to know each other. A very tight community. #blackpride2017 🌈 pic.twitter.com/0r5AcdMVi9 — Open Mic Rochester (@open_roc) August 11, 2017 Billed as one of Black…

10th Annual Afrikan American Fest

By: Monet Collins, August 9, 2017 The tenth annual Afrikan American Festival was held this weekend. The family-oriented event, hosted by the ABOVE (Achieving and Bringing Our Vision to Excellence) Organization aims to promote education, unity,…