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Diversity and Inclusion Collection

At Milton Hershey School, diversity is in our DNA. Our commitment to inclusiveness and mutual respect is at the core of our programs and campus life. See how we lead the way in thought leadership.

Celebrating My Heritage through Performing at Milton Hershey School

By Sophia Lozada-Delzell, MHS Senior The first time that I tested my musical abilities was in seventh grade when I auditioned to be a cast member in Milton Hershey School’s...

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Milton Hershey School Students Use their Voices to End Racism

On Aug. 27, Milton Hershey School hosted VOiCE UP Berks and eight of their student ambassadors for a youth-centered forum with 20 MHS students. The program—supported by Lady Gaga’s Born...

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Milton Hershey School Students Excel in 2022 Cultural Celebration Essay Contest

On Aug. 17, several Milton Hershey School students were honored for placing in the 2022 Cultural Celebration Essay Contest. Christopher Koehler, Jr., who competed in the 15-18 age group, and...

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2022 Alumna of the Year: Jocelyn Bioh ’01

Jocelyn Bioh ’01 has always loved performing and knew from her time at Milton Hershey School that she belonged in the arts. She was recently recognized as the MHS 2022...

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Milton Hershey School Community Honors and Observes Juneteenth

Featuring Fonati Abrokwa, MHS Special Assistant to the President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion At Milton Hershey School, our culture is an ever-changing mosaic made up of the stories and...

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The Partnership that Helped Me Succeed at Milton Hershey School

By Fonati Abrokwa ’01, MHS Special Assistant to the President for Diversity and Inclusion What allowed me to really embrace Milton Hershey School was seeing the collaboration between my parents...

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Christian Calle ’09

Growing up in Queens, New York, Christian Calle ’09 dreamed of a brighter future. He knew he wanted to attend college, but he wasn’t sure if the opportunity would happen....

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Milton Hershey School Students and Staff Celebrate Black History Month

Between ethnicity, background, and experiences, Milton Hershey School students and staff are a diverse community that is deeply rooted in celebrating our differences. This year, during Black History Month, MHS...

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Five Ways to Find Common Ground During Difficult Conversations

By Jeff Tran, MHS Home Life Administrator At Milton Hershey School, students and staff follow four Sacred Values—Mutual Respect, Integrity, Positive Spirit, and Commitment to Mission. These principles guide our...

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Remembering A Historic Visit: ABC27 Highlights Milton Hershey School in MLK Day Coverage

Featuring Fonati Abrokwa ’01, MHS Special Assistant to the President for Diversity and Inclusion Nearly 30 years ago, Coretta Scott King visited Milton Hershey School and Fonati Abrokwa ’01 was...

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Milton Hershey School does not discriminate in admissions or other programs and services on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, sex, religious creed or disability. Read important MHS policies on equal opportunity and diversity, equal employment opportunity, and more.