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Episode 5: The DREAM Act

Episode 5: The DREAM Act

April 18, 2018

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We are Greater Than Fear

We are Greater Than Fear

February 18, 2017

Things are tense in our country, and I can feel it in our school. I understand firsthand the fears and concerns of our immigration population, particularly undocumented students. For safety reasons, I will not provide numbers or statistics, but I will provide stories, and I hope these stories show how Dunbar students are dealing with the very real issues that are affecting them and their families. In...

Latino Outreach Leaders Seek Sanctuary Status at Dunbar

Latino Outreach Leaders Seek Sanctuary Status at Dunbar

December 8, 2016

Preparing for the unknown changes of a Trump presidency has created concern and strong reactions from students. Trump’s promises to deport millions of undocumented immigrants has sparked the attention of thousands of college students. In response to this issue, many students have proposed the idea of a “sanctuary campus,” which is a campus that will not aid in the deportation of undocumented ...

PLD Clubs Celebrate Day of the Dead

PLD Clubs Celebrate Day of the Dead

November 3, 2016

Day of the Dead, also referred to as Día de Muertos, is a holiday celebrated throughout Latin America. This multi-day holiday is celebrated from Nov. 1 through Nov. 2 and focuses on gatherings of family and friends to remember their loved ones who have passed and help support their spiritual journey to the afterlife. The Living Arts and Science Center held their tenth annual Day of the...

Dia de los Muertos: Honoring Those That Have Passed On

Dia de los Muertos: Honoring Those That Have Passed On

November 17, 2015

Dia de los Muertos is a Latin American holiday celebrated on Nov. 1. Dia de los Muertos translates to Day of the Dead and is dedicated to honoring the deceased with lively celebrations. The holiday originated in Mexico and has been celebrated since before Spanish conquistadors landed in the New World. Although the Catholic religion has merged somewhat with Dia de los Muertos (All Saints Day is al...

WPLD Nov. 9 Broadcast

November 6, 2015

In honor of Hispanic Heritage month, our broadcast this week is presented in both English and Spanish.