Pass the MiC has a new team! Meet new team members Gabrijela Skoko (Content Producer), Phoebe Kim (Content Producer), Joshua Thomas (Audio Producer), and Aman Khandekar (Audio Producer) as they sit down with host Rashika Rao to discuss the insidious, but wide spread concept of White Feminism.
In another two-part round table from Pass the MiC’s Fall 2019 season, Anu, Dierra, and guests Umaima Abbasi (she/her), Zoha Bharwani (she/her), and Sandra Perez (she/her) take on the complexities and difficulties that stem from the US immigration system. In Immigration Pt. 1 they discuss their backgrounds and experiences, the barriers in place keeping modern immigrants from realizing their ideal lives, as well as the concept of the ‘American Dream’ and whether it truly exists for immigrants today.
At its weekly meeting Wednesday evening, the University of Michigan’s LSA Student Government confirmed six appointed representatives and officially added ten members to the Budget Allocations Committee.
Appointments Committee Chair Kevan Casson, an LSA sophomore, welcomed the new members and urged them to reach out with questions.
“I really want to be a resource for you,” Casson said.
As a part of programming honoring Martin Luther King, Jr., the School of Social Work hosted adrienne maree brown Wednesday afternoon to discuss her work and recent publication, “Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds.” Brown, who refers to herself as “a writer, social justice facilitator, pleasure activist, healer and doula,” is also the co-editor of “Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction from Social Justice Movements”.