UHMP 2018

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U.S. Surgeon General and Dr. Jerome Adams poses with former UHMP student Karla Lozano, left, and her sister, Elizabeth Lozano who now attends George Washington University on a full scholarship. UHMP students interview psychotherapist Dr. Roblyn Lewter about mental health stigma and domestic violence. Former UHMP student Riley Johnson and her mother are shown at…

Housing discrimination timeline
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Housing discrimination timeline

  June 13, 1933 Home Owners’ Loan Corporation was established. Banks would determine a neighborhood’s risk for loan default and redline neighborhoods that were at high risk of default. These neighborhoods tended to be African American neighborhoods, whereas the white-middle-class Americans were able to receive housing loans. Over decades, as the white middle-class Americans left…

IMessage Saviors
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IMessage Saviors

  Four African American teenaged girls started a group-chat that was originally intended to be about gossip and interesting situations they’d come across in their communities. However, it wound up leaving a more serious mark on each of its members.  As the members became more open to each other, the group chat slowly turned into…

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