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Umoja faculty, students unsupported, unheard by De Anza College administration

Timeline of the Umoja program at De Anza

Annalise Freimarck and Kathleen Quinn

August 20, 2020

De Anza College faculty members and students claim they have felt no support for the Umoja program from upper administration, leaving Black students isolated and not invested in. The program, formerly known as the Sankofa Scholars, began in 2008 with a pilot, and then was officially launched in 2009....