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The image is of 10 Latinx/Hispanic influencers on a bulletin board. The background of the board is purple and the board caption says "Latinx and Hispanic Heritage Month".
THE FREDERICK DOUGLASS INSTITUTE:
LATINX/HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH RAFFLE POSTER

Location: Multicultural Center main hallway 

Running from now until October 14, 2021

KU STUDENTS:

Can you name all 10 of these Latinx/Hispanic influencers? If so, come to the FDI bulletin board in the MCC and write down all the names, your name, and your email address on a piece of paper, then put it in the orange bucket. By doing this you will be entered in a raffle to win a prize!

Raffle will end by 3pm October 14th, so come out and participate!

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The photo is of an African American male who is the Frederick Douglass GA. He is wearing a maroon KU shirt and a maroon jacket. The picture was taken outside, there is a tree, grass, the sky, and a building in the background.
THE FREDERICK DOUGLASS GRADUATE ASSISTANT for the 2021-2022 Academic Year:
JORDAN PETTIT

Jordan Is the Frederick Douglass Graduate Assistant. He is earning his master's for School Counseling and looks forward to making a difference in a school. He is extremely interested in advocating and creating awareness for diversity, equality, and equity.

Jordan said, "I look forward to working with KU faculty and students to provide a culturally diverse, inclusive learning experience and environment that brings about positive change and academic growth." 

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