UC student now sees her own story being told

Her mentors call her passionate. She calls herself eager to learn. We call her a Bearcat.

And on Jan. 28, University of Cincinnati sophomore Mary Williams’ name will be called as “Student Journalist of the Year,” at a National Educational Telecommunications Association ceremony in Washington, D.C.

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University of Cincinnati

Students Help Report the Caucuses

As local Democrats and Republicans met at Centerville High School to select their supported Presidential candidates, students lurked with cameras and questions.

The effort is part of another project with the Student Reporting Labs program through the national PBS organization.

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The Daily Iowegian

How students experience and cope with racist stereotypes

“Racism is still deeply rooted all over America,” said Martin Luther King Jr. in a 1967 speech. “It is still deeply rooted in the North, and it’s still deeply rooted in the South.”

Fifty-three years after King said those words, American students say they still encounter racial stereotypes in their daily lives. To mark today’s anniversary of King’s birth, PBS NewsHour’s Student Reporting Labs collected testimonies about racism from our recent No Labels Attached project on misconceptions and stereotypes.

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PBS NewsHour