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Hollywood diversity report displays a need for change

In 1940, Hattie McDaniel accepted the first Oscar awarded to an African-American for her role as Mammy, a house servant in “Gone with the Wind” (1939). She sat away from her fellow cast members and was barred from attending the film’s premiere. Though much has changed, the 2018 Hollywood Diversity Report showed that only 1.4 […]

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Leadership meeting highlights diversity

California Baptist University’s Office of Leadership and Transitions convened student leadership Oct. 18 to discuss diversity in an interdepartmental meeting. The meeting, which covered topics such as racial recognition and belonging, assembled student leaders from Residential Life, the Office of Leadership and Transitions, ASCBU, the International Center and Community Life. “Students have expressed that they […]

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Students taste diverse cuisines

Cultures are celebrated, diversity and community established. Cuisine from all around the world was featured Oct. 3 in Stamps Courtyard during Taste the Nations, an annual event hosted by California Baptist University’s International Center. With more than 300 international students on campus, the International Center provided an opportunity for domestic students to taste food from different countries and connect […]

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Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty promotes diversity

The recent launch of Fenty Beauty, created by Rihanna, is “the new generation of beauty” as its slogan states. In addition to appealing to Rihanna’s large and faithful fan base, the line provides a multitude of products for professional and everyday users while celebrating diversity and inclusiveness. “I’ve been working retail and cosmetics for about […]