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    Students examine how the history of the sugar industry led to benefits for western nations and people at the expense and exploitation of Black people and other persons of color.

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    February 21, 2022
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    Students examine the legacy of slavery and create pitches for podcast episodes responding to the question, "How can I define or redefine the impact of slavery in the U.S.?”

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    February 21, 2022
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    The Friendship Public Charter School team utilized 1619 resources to further a school commitment to...

    October 22, 2021
  • Nicole York
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    Nicole York

    Nicole York is the Pulitzer Center's director of human resources. She is an HR professional with over 20 years of progressive experience in human resources management solutions for both profit and...

    May 28, 2021
  • Mouhamad Alem
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    Mouhamad Alem

    Mouhamad Alem is the Pulitzer Center's chief financial and operating officer. He brings a rich and diverse set of experiences working across operations, finance, and management in both the nonprofit...

    May 28, 2021
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    Ash Guevara

    Ash Guevara (he/him) is the Pulitzer's Center IT Manager. Prior to coming to the Pulitzer Center, he worked with International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) helping hundreds of...

    April 29, 2021
  • Michael Walker
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    Mike Walker

    Michael Walker is a third-year law student at Howard University. A Philadelphia native, Walker is an avid Philly sports fan. During his time at Howard, he has served as a member of the Howard Law...

    February 8, 2021
  • Jeff Barrus
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    Jeff Barrus

    Jeff Barrus was the Pulitzer Center communications director from 2016 - 2021. A graduate of the University of Maryland, he has 20 years of experience in communications and digital marketing, with a...

    March 7, 2016
  • Fareed Mostoufi
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    Fareed Mostoufi is part of the K-12 Education team at the Pulitzer Center, where he focuses on designing educational resources and programs that connect students and teachers to underreported news...

    January 14, 2016
  • Kem Sawyer
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    Kem Knapp Sawyer is an editor at the Pulitzer Center and director of its Campus Consortium Reporting Fellow Program. She has reported on children at risk in Congo, Haiti, Bangladesh, and India. Sawyer...

    September 14, 2015
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    Mark Schulte

    Mark Schulte directs the national K-12 education program for the Pulitzer Center, a position he has held since 2012. Before coming to the Pulitzer Center in 2011, he taught global issues-based...

    July 26, 2011
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    Steve Sapienza is an award-winning news and documentary producer who has covered a wide range of human security stories in dozens of countries, including the HIV crisis in Haiti and the Dominican...

    January 18, 2010