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Students Use Their Cameras to Find Beauty and Positivity in Unlikely Places

Community Voices | June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students Use Their Cameras to Find Beauty and Positivity in Unlikely Places

Documentary photographer, Paccarik Orue, worked on a project called There’s Nothing Beautiful Around Here in Richmond, California. Read what students had to say about how they capture beauty and positivity with their camera.

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Does California’s Agriculture Industry Need More Water Restrictions Due to the Drought? Students Weigh In

Community Voices | June 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

Does California’s Agriculture Industry Need More Water Restrictions Due to the Drought? Students Weigh In

California is in the middle of one of the biggest droughts in the state’s written history. Read what students had to say about whether or not California’s agricultural industry should have more water restrictions due to the drought.

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Students Discuss Representation of Women of Color on Television

Community Voices | June 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students Discuss Representation of Women of Color on Television

After a controversial article was posted on Deadline.com, questions were raised about the equality of representation of women of color on television. Read what students had to say about the representation of women of color in the media.

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Should Teachers Get Paid More Money? Students Weigh In

Community Voices | May 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Should Teachers Get Paid More Money? Students Weigh In

For many teachers long hours, high demands, and challenging working conditions are a harsh reality. Read what students had to say about the teachers that influenced them, and if teachers should get paid more money for their hard work.

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Should We Allow Apps to Collect Private Health Data for Research? Students Weigh In

Community Voices | May 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

Should We Allow Apps to Collect Private Health Data for Research? Students Weigh In

There is some questioning regarding the ethics of using an app to collect medical data from individuals, and it has sparked a bit of controversy. Read what students had to say about the ethics of allowing apps to collect personal data for research.

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What is the Value of a High School Diploma? Students Weigh In

Community Voices | May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

What is the Value of a High School Diploma? Students Weigh In

High School graduation often marks the beginning of a student’s college career and the rest of their life, but for some students, factors come into play that can hinder this opportunity. Read what students had to say about what high school graduation means to them.

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The American Dream: How it Relates to Students Today

Community Voices | May 18, 2015 | 4 Comments

The American Dream: How it Relates to Students Today

The American Dream: having a well-paying job, a house with a fence, marriage, children, and maybe a dog. For many millenials, their goals don’t exactly line up with the good ol’ American Dream. Read what students have to say about defining their own “American Dream.”

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Does a Nuclear Deal with Iran Make Sense? Students Weigh In

Community Voices | May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Does a Nuclear Deal with Iran Make Sense? Students Weigh In

The United States and some other world power nations including Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia have agreed that it is best to strike a deal with Iran in attempts to reduce it’s nuclear program over the next 15 years. Read what students have to say about whether or not a Nuclear Deal makes sense.

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Students Discuss the Effect of Pop Culture on Feminism

Community Voices | May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students Discuss the Effect of Pop Culture on Feminism

Feminism is a term that represents the equality of all people regardless of gender. Read what students had to say about how women of color, such as Beyoncé—who identify as modern feminists— are changing the landscape of pop culture today.

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Students Weigh in on School Safety and Disaster Preparation

Community Voices | May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students Weigh in on School Safety and Disaster Preparation

School districts around the US have been trying to figure out how to keep children safe. Read whether students feel safe at school and if their schools are prepared for disasters.

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