Immigration Through Ellis Island
Europe economy was in the dumps. They were hoping that going to America would help them
achieve a dream. A dream to escape poverty. The government was taking boys to the army.
They left their families and went to America.
Women Studies 113
25 January 2016
Attendance Essay: Module 2
Growing up, I grew up seeing people as either Black, White, Red, Brown, or Brown. These
colors were all based on skin color. It was something I was taught by the society
Recently, a professor who teaches in the History Department at UNLV, Dr.
Wilkinson, published an article addressing campus racial politics, including
the climate and concern of students at UNLV. Please read the article here:
Jessi Owens was chronically ill as a child. He tried out for track in the 5 th grade. He did it because
the man who recommended him didnt think he would be a win, but a corpse. It would increase
the likelihood of the race to become extinct. Owens
Reflect on your own responses and your peers early responses regarding feminism. What
stands out to you? What has changed and what remains the same?
One of the first assignments that we had in this class was to answer questions that were center