Multicultural VMA to Launch, Seeks to Promote DiversityFebruary 13, 2019 |
by Kaitlyn Mattson
Dr. Marie Sato Quicksall remembers when she was young, she and her brother would get excited if they saw an Asian person on TV, much less a mixed-race individual.
“We didn’t feel like we had a lot of representation, but we felt like we had a lot of support otherwise,” she said.
Today, she still feels that way as a veterinarian. When the conversation turns to diversity, she said, it tends to expand to all types, often to the exclusion of racial and ethnic diversity.