Town Square

Post a New Topic

Scholar with a cause

Original post made on Apr 19, 2012

Sarah Mummah is beyond doubt a determined woman. She recalls that as a Stanford student, when a professor was discussing disparities in education and health between affluent people and the poor, she demanded: "What can I do about this? Why isn't anyone doing something about this? It shouldn't be that hard."

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, April 18, 2012, 2:38 PM

Comments (1)

Posted by Billy Lee, a resident of Portola Valley: Ladera
on Apr 19, 2012 at 12:42 pm

It's wonderful to receive INSPIRATION
from The younger generation.
It's great that Almanac is Generating
this AWARENESS to ALL OF US.
Cheers and Thanks,
Billy Lee
Ladera Resident


If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Scott’s Seafood Mountain View to close, reopen as new concept
By Elena Kadvany | 13 comments | 4,003 views

When Grandparents Visit
By Cheryl Bac | 4 comments | 698 views

Freshman Blues Don't Mean Wrong College
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 610 views

Having A Hard Time Getting Your Child To Dive Into Their Summer Reading? Take A Trip To Bookopolis…
By Erin Glanville | 0 comments | 596 views

Give me a moment
By Jessica T | 0 comments | 466 views