Mattie HollowaySummer Intern
Mattie Holloway is a North Carolina native from Emerald Isle. She is a rising junior at Emerson College majoring in writing, literature, and publishing. Mattie has interned for Public Radio East; she is part of Emerson’s honors program; and writes for her school’s lifestyle magazine, Atlas. When she’s not working, Mattie enjoys going to the beach, trying to find the perfect cup of coffee, and receiving book recommendations.
Community groups clash outside NHC Board of Ed building over Critical Race Theory, transgender athletesOn Tuesday night, June 8th, two sizable crowds gathered outside of the New Hanover County School Board Building off of 13th Street. They mainly fell into two camps: One opposing what they call Critical Race Theory, and the other supporting diversity and equity measures, as well as the new policy on transgender middle school students’ ability to play sports. WHQR was there and talked to those at the rally.