Leadership and community support from a UK hip hop class

Lyricism and Leadership students and faculty pose for their album cover.
Brandon Turner

College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Associate Professor Bryan Hains and hip hop artist and community activist Devine Carama decided to meld their talents to teach a short course in the Department of Community and Leadership Development. Lyricism and Leadership: Hip Hop and Community Change was a four-week socially conscious class that examined what people in distressed communities deal with on a daily basis.

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