Digital Showcase: Black Female Superhero Solves Social Issues

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What would happen if the societal issues affecting women put other planets at risk? Well, of course, HER, a Black female superhero, would swoop in with a plan to save the universe. HER is central to HERadventure, a science fiction-based, multimedia platform project that interweaves virtual worlds, digital  and social media to create a gaming and … [Read more...]

Carina-Michelle Francis, C’2012, Keeps Dr. King’s Dream Alive


Imagine one day you’re reading a rough draft of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s historic “I Have a Dream” speech, complete with Dr. King’s original scribbled notes on yellow note paper. On another occasion, you’re reading a letter written to Dr. King by the Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, encouraging the disheartened civil rights leader to remain … [Read more...]