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Exploring Social Representations with Sarah Palacios

Sarah walked us through the way limited social representations of Indigenous people (and other groups) can perpetuate harmful stereotypes and limit the identity development of young people from those communities. It also limits that way people from outside those communities conceive of one particular identity or another. Sarah pushed us to really consider the images we use in media, the way we teach students to conduct research, and how we approach hiring. 

Sarah also attended the Culture and Conflict course as well as a few American Literature classes. We can't wait for her to visit again!
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Located in  Andover, NH,  Proctor Academy is a private coeducational day and boarding school for grades 912. Students benefit from a rigorous academic program, experiential off-campus programs, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.
204 Main Street  .  PO Box 500  .  Andover, NH 03216
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