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The Cesar Chavez Legacy

The Cesar Chavez Legacy & Educational Fund is established to keep the dream and legacy Cesar Chavez alive for upcoming generations. The people of San Antonio, Texas have been very receptive to the “Cesar E. Chavez March for Justice”. The…

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Is Studying Abroad Worth It?

Today I would like to talk about an alternative option of getting educated. There are many ways of getting a proper education from attending a university abroad. Education has crossed many boundaries, including those of many countries. Today, students travel…

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The best way avoid plagiarism

When you use somebody else’s ideas or writings as your own, that is plagiarism. Plagiarism can include using parts of another student’s work, books, journal articles, songs, newspapers, or even from web pages (Wikipedia being a common offender) but incorporating it…

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More SFSU Heroes

Richard Oakes Richard Oakes was a former SFSU student, important member of American Indian Studies, and an Indian occupier at Alcatraz Island. Oakes played an integral part in creating one of the first American Indian Studies departments in the nation. He…

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Alcatraz Proclamation

In the period 20 November 1969, through 10 June 1971, a group of Native Americans took possession of Alcatraz Island and held it as Indian Land. This “Occupation of the Island of Alcatraz” was initiated and led by a group…

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Richard Oakes, Native American Activist

Richard Oakes, the famous Mohawk Native American activist, is world renown for leading the unused Alcatraz prison occupation in the San Francisco Bay at the end of the 1960s. Richard is well-credited with bringing change to the narrative around the…

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Federal Government Education Loans and Grants

Money is one of the most crucial elements which acts as a driving force to invest in our existence, but education is really as important, just like clothing, for just about any normal individual. The government provides different types of grants…

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The Baccalaureate Degree

A baccalaureate degree is a bachelor’s degree from a college or university. The word has other meanings around the world, such as in France where it refers to a diploma from a secondary school. In the United States and some…

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