The Broadview

School reflects on Black History Month

Senior Starr Hooper talks about Sheila Abdus-Salaam, the first female African American Supreme Court Justice. Students also talked about many other historically prevalent African American women.

Claire Devereux, Features Editor

February 9, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE The weekly scheduled meeting time was used to hold an honorary assembly where the accomplishments and contributions of African Americans were discussed to celebrate Black History Month. “In the chapel, we talked about empowering black women who changed the course of history,” senio...

Racial insensitivity triggers community discussion

Racial insensitivity triggers community discussion

Editorial Board

February 4, 2016

As Black History Month begins, it can be easy to say there has been significant progress for African American rights since the 1940s civil rights movements, but even in 2016, racism is still a problem. Approximately 100 high schoolers from predominantly Catholic Bay Area high schools attended a "wigger"-...

MLK Jr. honored in assembly

Freshman Ayesha Sayeed and seniors Briana Davis and Ronella Rosenberg perform in “Dedication to a Dream,” a tribute to civil rights. English department chair Karen Randall organized the production.

February 17, 2011

Julia Nemy Reporter Students honored civil rights activists in a performance highlighting the struggles of African American slaves and racism in American history in an assembly last Friday in the Syufy Theatre. “I think it’s important to have celebrations and such to continue and remember...

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