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Curtis Chin & his documentary Tested

Monday, September 28, 2015
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Storrs Campus
Dodd Center

Curtis Chin will present his documentary film Tested, on the access to high-quality public education, affirmative action and the model minority myth. The documentary follows the struggles and challenges of a diverse group of students, many of them immigrants and working class, as they prepare for the all-important SHSAT exam - the single test score used for admission to elite public high schools. Co-sponsored by AsACC, NEAG, AAASI, PR/LACC, Rainbow Center, Office of Public Engagement, El Instituto; AACC, CEPA, CommPACT Community Schools Collaborative, Community Outreach, CT Writing Project, Humanities Institute, and the Dodd Center.

Contact:

asacc@uconn.edu

Asian American Cultural Center (primary), Connecticut Writing Project, First Year Programs & Learning Communities, Neag School of Education, Pan Asian Council - PAC, Rainbow Center, UConn Master Calendar

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