Students find fiesta- themed fundraiser offensive
The Greek community at Dartmouth College cancels a fundraiser when students says they were highly offended. One student Daniela Hernandez says the “Cinco de Mayo” theme was culturally and racially offensive.
“As a Mexican-born, United States-raised, first-generation woman of color, it was sadly unsurprising that a culturally themed party was seen as a casual venture for such a privileged institution such as Dartmouth,” says student Daniela Hernandez, a student at the Dartmouth College.
School administrators told the Greek community they have to cancel the charity event after the students’ complaints.
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