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2014 Social Justice Fellows

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Social Justice Fellows pictured with Professor Mahmoud El-Kati

The Social Justice Fellow Pilot project was designed to:

  • Support the District’s vision of every child being college and career  ready
  • Increase student’s social and political consciousness about civil rights  issues of the past and today
  • Build a strong sense of cultural identity and self-confidence
  • Commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
  • Develop a pipeline for social justice/public policy leaders
  • Inspire college aspiration and exploration and promote a commitment to academic excellence
  • Expose students to individuals, organizations and programs that will assist     them in successfully applying to and graduating from college
  • Provide student leadership and community service opportunities