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Student & Awardee Interviews
- Rasaan Booker speaks about his academic and personal life.
- Jon-Tel Carter shares why she decided to major.
- Learn about the community work and research of the 2017 Grace Holt Award recipients.
- 2017 Promise Prize Scholar, Canisha Russ, speaks about her experience at the Change-Create-Transform Leadership Summit, academic career, and personal interests.
- Zorgie Sanchez discusses her experience a teaching assistant and her research on neo-slave narratives.
- 2016 Grace Holt Award recipient, Ash Stephens, speaks about activism, mentors, and deciding to come to UIC.
- Hear from Travell Williams on changing majors and dream jobs.
- Professor Stovall speaks about his current research on the relationship between school closings, public housing, and policing.
- Professor Lewis discusses her undergraduate experience and research on race and urban policy.
- Professor Jabir discusses music, growing up in St. Louis, and black dandy culture.
- Professor Johnson speaks about his experience attending school in Louisiana and Ohio, his mentors from graduate school, and how his views of politics and social justice were formed.
- Former Assistant Professor Courtney Bonam speaks about her recent work, which explores implicit racial bias and racialized physical space.