MI Ep 8: Belonging


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על ידי Minor Interruption and Chicago Public Media התגלה על ידי Player FM והקהילה שלנו - זכויות היוצרים שמורות למפרסם, לא ל-Player FM, והשמע מוזרם ישירות מהשרתים שלכם. הירשמו כדי לעקוב אחר עדכונים ב-Player FM, או הדביקו את כתובת העדכונים באפליקציות פודקאסט אחרות.
There comes a time in your life where you will enter a new environment where you may feel like you don’t belong. Being from a community and school where the population is majority African American, going off to a college where it was the total opposite made Marcus feel like he didn’t belong. Colby-Sawyer College is a small, private liberal arts school where Marcus received a full ride scholarship. It’s about 70 percent white and only about 5 percent African American. Being an African American boy, there were many times when Marcus felt like he didn’t belong and there were times where issues occurred at school.

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