Student Board Member Thrives on Being Outspoken

“I didn’t become outspoken or active until I moved to Oakland”

January 22nd, 2016


Life is super busy for Darius Aikens! He’s a junior at Oakland High with classes and homework – add to that a part time job at a fast food restaurant, an internship at a hospital and the role of second vice president for the local NAACP. To top it off, Darius is a spokesperson for Oakland students – he sits on the school board as one of the student representatives and speaks his mind!!

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