Social Worker, IRC
...where kids want to know more about what they can do, so like what activism even looks like and what they can do. So we've seen a huge bump in their exploring pathways to activism than we've had in years past. So in terms of media influence I think this summer (in reference to the Black Lives Matter protests) was a huge turning point for students. Especially for our students who identify as African or Black. To say 'ok, I'm seeing these really cool things happen. How can I make that happen for myself and my community.'