M & M Project Raises Awareness on Campus

Many students may have noticed the tables in the SLTC this semester, where students were encouraged to take photos displaying micro-aggressions and micro-affirmations that they’ve heard before. The photo shoot was part of a larger movement called the M & M Project, which is led by Dr. Micheal Miyawaki, Assistant Professor of Sociology. “The M&M Project is a photography project aimed at raising awareness about micro-aggressions and promoting the campus adoption of micro-affirmations. The project involves students holding up written signs of their encounters with these micro-behaviors, and having their pictures taken,” Dr. Miyawaki said. A micro-aggression can be defined … Continue reading M & M Project Raises Awareness on Campus

Hurricane Season Hits Home for Hendrix Students

This hurricane season has been one of the worse in history, and for some Hendrix students, it was especially devastating as their hometowns were damaged in the storm. Typically, the season officially begins on June 1 and ends on November 30. However, this year saw its first storm form as early as April 19, with tropical storm Arlene. Since then, there have been a total of four storms, and eight different hurricanes. Of the eight hurricanes, five have been categorized as major. This is the highest number of major hurricanes to occur in a season since 2010. So far, billions … Continue reading Hurricane Season Hits Home for Hendrix Students