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Third CAS Upstander Dialogue Engages Students in Diversity Talks

Third CAS Upstander Dialogue Engages Students in Diversity Talks

By Yeho Hwang, Contributing Writer

February 18, 2016


Filed under News, University News

CAS Dean Gabrielle Starr hosted her biannual Upstander Dialogue on Feb. 17 to promote on campus diversity and allyship.

Student petitions for addition of ‘upstander’ to dictionary

Student petitions for addition of ‘upstander’ to dictionary

February 18, 2014


Filed under Features

Last year, the words selfie, emoji and twerk were among those added to Oxford’s Online Dictionary. This year, CAS freshman Monica Mahal and her partner Sarah Decker, a freshman at Bucknell University, are trying to have the word “upstander” added. The word refers to a person who chooses to ta...