PBS news comes to Lowell to investigate diversity at elite public high schools

By Amber Ly

Originally published on May 4, 2016

PBS Newshour reporter Spencer Michels interviews SBC President senior Kristen Leung for a story on diversity at selective public high schools on May 4. Photo by Amber Ly

PBS NewsHour came to the school today to investigate a story on diversity problems at elite public high schools around the nation.

The story follows the walkout by Black Student Union members on March 3 after a student had displayed posters offensive to Black History Month.