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Dinner celebrates Henrietta Lacks’ Southern-style cooking

November 10, 2011

  Story and Photo by Isaac Jeitler GROSSMONT COLLEGE - The Culinary Arts department here  offered a beautifully presented and welcoming dining experience Nov. 10 in honor...

Grossmont debate team tackles Lacks controversy

David Hurst November 1, 2011

  GROSSMONT COLLEGE—The debate team considered the pros and cons last Tuesday, October 25, of whether the descendants of Henrietta Lacks should be compensated for her unknowing contribution...

Lacks’ life dramatized in ‘page-to-stage’ production on campus

Dylan Burke October 31, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE-- The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks has been spawning numerous projects and events on campus, including “page-to-stage” on Thursday night, Oct. 27, during which a local...

Sociology professor describes medical racism as factor in Henrietta Lacks’ cell use, South African AIDS epidemic

Dylan Burke October 17, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE – Students throughout San Diego County are studying the case of Henrietta Lacks, an African American woman whose cervical cancer cells were taken from her without the knowledge...

Henrietta Lacks’ story and life go on…

Chauntel Duren August 28, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE – There is a story that will probably go on for  years.  It is about Henrietta Lacks, who is still living 60 years after her death -- through her cells.  How can that be? Henrietta...

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