Author: Raquel Morote

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Justice Sotomayor speaks to students about engagement

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor told a Queens College audience she believes colleges and universities are doing a lousy job of inspiring civic engagement and civic values in their students. The remark, which elicited uproarious laughter from the audience,  came in response to a question from  President Felix V. Matos during a Q & A […]

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QC’s Redress movement discusses Korea’s World War II past

Getting the aging Korean women who were forced into prostitution slavery by Japanese soldiers during World War II to tell their stories is a crucial part of the Redress movement, according scholars from around the world at the eighth international conference of QC’s Research Center for Korean Community. The center is a research institution dedicated […]

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SNL: Is the buzz wearing off?

Leaves are changing, pumpkin spice lattes are brewing and “Saturday Night Live” is back on NBC— it must be Fall. The Emmy-winning show premiered its 43rd season  on Saturday, September 30th,  returning after a politically charged Fall/Spring 2016 season; having gained sharp criticisms from the president of the United States in Tweet form and having […]

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