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Kelly Lytle Hernandez, a professor of history and African American Studies at UCLA, has been awarded the 2018 John Hope Franklin Prize for best published book in American Studies. The book, “City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771-1965,” offers a history of mass incarceration and immigration debates. Read More…

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Wave Staff Report Compton College first-year head football coach Albert Dorsey has been named the 2018 American Metro League Coach of the Year. Dorsey previously served as the offensive line coach and run-game coordinator for the Tartars in 2016 and 2017. Prior to joining Compton College, Dorsey coached at the high school level after a Read More…

Cheers West Edition

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Wave Staff Report Robert F. Kennedy School for Visual Arts and Humanities student Samantha Galindo was recently honored at the Children’s Defense Fund–California’s 28th annual Beat the Odds awards ceremony on Dec. 6, at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles. The celebration honored five Los Angeles high school “stars” in recognition of their excellence Read More…