Topics can include discrimination or inequality in racial, gender, sexuality, economic, or even in education. We as Hendrix students will take these topics and our experiences to a local high school for a workshop on social justice. This workshop will include students from each grade to share their experiences with college students and for us college students to share our experiences with them. This would be an important way to prepare the future generation of this world. We will educate these students about what social justice is and what we can do as citizens to make social justice happen. Part of this workshop would also include public speakers from around the country that are passionate about social justice to show us more real world experiences. A part of this trip will also be to check on these students throughout the rest of the school year to see what they are doing to encourage and teach the community around them about social justice.
Because social justice has been such big part of my first 18 years of life, living in a community where there is a focus in this can better both my college experience and my understanding of the people around me. With my experiences, determination, and open-mindedness, I hope to bring a lot to this living community of social