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Originally published June 27, 2022 Contact: Barry Johnson Email: Cell: 267-666-7881 Community College of Philadelphia President Releases Statement in Response to Roe v. Wade Reversal College President Dr. Donald ‘Guy’ Generals says that the College will continue to assist individuals in receiving access to health care, other essential resources PHILADELPHIA – Community College of Philadelphia President Dr. Donald “Guy” Generals released the following statement in response to the United States Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade after nearly 50 years of access to safe reproductive health care: “As an educational institution working to advance gender and racial equity, Community College of Philadelphia cannot sit idly by while reproductive rights are being stripped from women – after they were affirmed by our nation’s highest court some 50 years ago. Just as we’ve spoken out against racial injustices and economic inequity, we will also use our voices to advocate...

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An Assistant professor of English at the College, Marissa awarded a 2020 Pew Fellowship. A musician and poet, her work unearths narratives of identities, migration, and experiences of incarceration. “I want my work to encourage looking again. In particular, I find myself repeatedly going back to moments of exception that teach us about what is possible.”  Herwork has been published in American Poetry Review, Foundry, Prism International, and The Baffler. She is the founder of Thread Makes Blanket Press, which focuses on publishing writing by people of color and queer and trans writers.