January 17, 1964, michelle is born born in chicago, illinois, michelle obama was born as michelle lavaughn robinson her parents were fraser and marian robinson 1985, princeton university michelle attended and graduated from the prestigious princeton university upon graduation she said in her senior thesis that. Princeton-educated blacks and the black community michelle lavaughn robinson a thesis presented to princeton university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of bachelor of arts in department of sociology princeton, new jersey, 1985 scs lllllll lllllllll lllllllls 0000. The internet is so full of comments of michelle obama's bachelor of arts sociology thesis at princeton university the thesis is titled, “princeton-educated blacks and the black community,” which was submitted in fulfillment of requirements to ba sociology written in 1985, available version of michelle lavaughn robinson. The senior thesis that michelle obama (or as she then was, michelle lavaughn robinson) submitted to princeton university in 1985 for completion of her bachelor's degree in sociology, has been made available to the public on politicocom (part one, part two, part three and part four) and other websites. The thesis, titled princeton-educated blacks and the black community and written under her maiden name, michelle lavaughn robinson, in 1985, has been the subject of much conjecture on the blogosphere and elsewhere in recent weeks, as it has been temporarily withdrawn from princeton's library. Her thesis, princeton educated blacks and the black community, compared black princetonians' identification with the black community while at princeton and afterwards as alumni while obama's we name drop “michelle lavaughn robinson '85” in every conversation and press release possible we've enshrined your.
According to snopescom, princeton was requested to put a 'restriction' on distribution of any copies of the thesis of michelle obama (a/k/a/ michelle lavaughn robinson) saying it could not be made available until november 5, 2008 but when it was published on a political website they decided they would lift the restriction. Princeton-educated blacks and the black community by michelle lavaughn robinson a thesis presented to princeton university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of bachelor of arts in department of sociology- princeton, new jersey, 1985 (c) michelle lavaughn robinson, 1985. The 1985 thesis, titled 'princeton-educated blacks and the black community' was written under her maiden name, michelle lavaughn robinson later the e-mail opines, michele (sic) obama clearly has a chip on her shoulder not only does she see separate black and white societies in america, but she. Michelle is a stevie wonder fan, and exercise is a favorite hobby michelle lavaughn robinson was born jan 17, 1964, to fraser and marian for her thesis, princeton-educated blacks and the black community, she surveyed black alumni on their racial attitudes since graduating 3 michelle then.
Below is a word-searchable text of michelle obama's princeton thesis unearthed by politico for a pdf copy, click here princeton-educated blacks and the black community by michelle lavaughn robinson a thesis presented to princeton university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree. Obama, formerly michelle lavaughn robinson, received her bachelor's degree with honors in sociology in 1985, and her thesis earned an award citation from what was then the program in african american studies she went on to harvard law school and later to the corporate law firm of sidley austin,.
We'll miss you, michelle lavaughn robinson obama for her undergraduate thesis, michelle wrote about the racial divide at princeton and how that affects alumni down the line she wrote that her time at princeton made her “more aware of my 'blackness' than ever before” she added “i have found that. By jonathan tilove february 18, 2007 c newhouse news service ( undated) in her 1985 princeton senior thesis, ``princeton-educated blacks and the black community,'' michelle lavaughn robinson lamented that white professors and classmates always saw her as ``black first and a student.
In searching the web today i found there are already some 26,000 references to this story of a 1985 senior thesis entitled, “princeton-educated blacks and the black community,” and recorded under her maiden name, michelle lavaughn robinson one would think that honest writing about us racial. Thesis in 1985, michelle obama wrote a senior thesis, titled princeton-educated blacks and the black community under her maiden name, michelle lavaughn robinson part 1 · part 2 · part 3 · part 4 the thesis is on racial divide excerpts from michelle's thesis: predominately white universities.