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The Spectrum: Why Asian Americans should be politically conscious

Johan Qin, Columnist

April 28, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion, The Spectrum

This essay is part of The Spectrum, a weekly forum in our Opinion section for marginalized voices to share their perspectives. To submit a piece for The Spectrum or discuss story ideas, please email spectrum@dailynorthwestern.com. Peter Liang, a former New York police officer, was sentenced to fi...

The Spectrum: Whitewashing of Asians in media represents a bigger issue

Rachel Yang, Assistant A&E Editor

April 24, 2016

Filed under Opinion, The Spectrum

This essay is part of The Spectrum, a weekly forum in our Opinion section for marginalized voices to share their perspectives. To submit a piece for The Spectrum or discuss story ideas, please email spectrum@dailynorthwestern.com. Earlier this month, controversy emerged when it was announced that...

The Spectrum: Why I refuse to identify as the ‘model minority’

Henry Cao, Columnist

March 29, 2016

Filed under Opinion, The Spectrum

This essay is part of The Spectrum, a weekly forum in our Opinion section for marginalized voices to share their perspectives. To submit a piece for The Spectrum or discuss story ideas, please email spectrum@dailynorthwestern.c...

Northwestern professor discusses race, ethnicity in advertising

Tal Axelrod, Reporter

October 28, 2012

Filed under Campus, Faculty

Anthropology Prof. Shalini Shankar led a conversation Friday afternoon about the impact of race and ethnicity in advertising. The discussion, which drew about 25 students, staff members and Northwestern fellows to the Buffet...