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Saluki horn instructor returns to the “Sphinx”

By Chase Myers, @chasemyers_DE

February 17, 2015

The percentage of African Americans participating in America’s top orchestras was 1.14 percent in 1998, according to the League of American Orchestras.That number doubled by 2008, and the Sphinx Organization, a nonprofit group fo...

Inspired by Martin Luther King, now inspiring students

By Hayley Dillon, @HayleyDillon_DE

February 16, 2015

As an African-American woman, racism is something always in the back of Twinette Johnson’s mind, no matter how much she tries to give people the benefit of the doubt.Johnson, a law professor at SIU, who had a clerkship on ...

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