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Nacoste speaks on ‘neodiversity’, new American dream

Nacoste speaks on ‘neodiversity’, new American dream

Selina Pi

March 19, 2015


Filed under Features

Dr. Rupert Nacoste, Distinguished Professor of Psychology at North Carolina State University, spoke to students at Academic Magnet High School. Here's a story from The Talon writer Selina Pi that captures the essence of his speech. "No man is an island," Dr. Rupert Nacoste, Academic Magnet High School...

The characters we deserve

The characters we deserve

Katherine Van Green

March 19, 2015


Filed under Books, Opinions, Showcase

The characters that authors write are important. They show us how our society views different types of people and set standards for readers. At one point, all of the characters had to be white males in order to be good, successful protagonists. While we now have strong female leads like Katniss or Tris,...