DACA Student Activists Lead Discussion on Inclusivity

DACA Student Activists Lead Discussion on Inclusivity

This past Thursday, Vanderbilt played host to the activists behind the documentary film THE UNAFRAID. The documentary follows a group of young DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) recipients in their pursuit of higher education in Georgia, where the government has banned them from attending their public universities or from...

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Actor and Activist George Takei Reflects on His Remarkable Life

Actor and Activist George Takei Reflects on His Remarkable Life

Speaking to a crowd of students, faculty, and quite a few Star Trek enthusiasts on Wednesday evening, actor and activist George Takei reflected on his life, from his time in a Japanese American internment camp to his prolific work fighting for LGBTQ rights. Takei’s lecture was part of this fall’s...

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