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Modern-day slavery located behind bars

Modern-day slavery located behind bars

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2018

The 14th annual Social Justice Lecture Series welcomed Jordan Mazurek, the national organizer and co-creator of the Campaign to Fight Toxic Prisons, to speak about prison abolition. Mazurek's talk focused on the toxicity of the current prison system environmentally, socially and economically. He used...

A garden strengthens community connections

A garden strengthens community connections

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

September 25, 2018

The community gathered at the Sustainability Center to clean up the community garden and connect with each other. Jacob O'Neill, a senior sociology major, has seen the garden grow over time in his years as a member of Reconnect. He hopes to see more work like the "Community Gardening Day." "I was...