Kristin Parker, advisory committee member, recently had an article in The Guardian written about her cultural emergency worker gig. Parker, who currently works with refugees in Greece to help them back up photos and documentation from home, is looking to build a repository where Syrians can store their stories and work with other citizen archive projects. As she notes in the article, “It’s these links to identity and links to home that allow people to imagine a world beyond their present circumstances.”
CAST minor Rasheed Peters ‘20 hosted an open live recording session for season 2 of his talk show Proper Bantah! on September 28, 2019. The goal of the talk show is to expose Brandeis to new people with interesting stories and facilitate conversation amongcommunity members who are different from one another.