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CAS Student Fellow featured in Stanford Daily

Check out Braided Conversations, a reflective article featuring CAS' very own Roxane Somda, focused on the community built from braiding hair on campus.

"I sit on the bed, watching as my friend Roxane braids Janae’s hair. In fascination, I realize braiding is such an underrated cultural process. Many think it’s just like any other hairstyle; they are unaware of the rich cultural phenomenon that it truly is and the interpersonal connections that braiding can produce..."