African Diaspora Hosts Annual “Be the Change” Workshop

Ayoola Laleye | Reporter With the increasing tension between the black community and law enforcement, Avon’s African Diaspora club tries to create a line of discussion between the community and law enforcement through their Be the Change workshop. On September 24, the club’s fourth annual workshop, African Diaspora invited five members of law enforcement to participate in a panel discussion over zoom. The officers involved were: Chief Chase Lyday, Trooper Hope Mueller, Chief Brian Nugent, and Avon High School’s very own resource officers, Officer Tyler Jean and Terance Smith.  The discussion was … Continue reading African Diaspora Hosts Annual “Be the Change” Workshop

African Diaspora Hosts 11th Annual Black History Month Program

Elshadai Aberra | Social Media Editor On Thursday, Feb. 28, the African Diaspora club hosted their 11th annual Black History Month event. The program’s title was “My Black Is…” and the aspect of the event was to explore the black culture of different black students and faculty members at Avon High School.  The program consisted of singing, spoken word, and even a two person band. The night was … Continue reading African Diaspora Hosts 11th Annual Black History Month Program