Title: Powerlessness Caused by Stereotypes Created by U.S. Governing Systems
Presenters: Alexia Marino and Racheal Gilardi
Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Mary McGinnis
Abstract: The purpose of our field research study was to evaluate whether stereotypes and/or U.S. governing systems play a role in creating feelings of powerlessness and negativity. We also aimed to gather on the community’s present level of awareness and feelings toward the topic at hand.