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Duration: 6:20

Themes Discussed:

Community Determination Education Fulfillment Goals Negativity Passion Perseverance Societal Pressures Support & Encouragement Values

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Evelynn M. Hammonds

Professor, History of Science, African and African American Studies
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA

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