Law Forum : Teen repeats #BlackLivesMatter 100 times on Stanford application, gets in

Clyde C Coger Jr

going above and beyond
Nov 17, 2006
In the Spirit of #blacklivesmatter

Teen repeats #BlackLivesMatter 100 times on Stanford application, gets in

Ziad Ahmed was filling out his application for Stanford University when he came across a question which he was told to answer in 100 words or less: “What matters to you, and why?”

The possibilities are endless. But to Ahmed, the answer was simple: “#BlackLivesMatter” ...

Ziad Ahmed, 18, said he wrote #BlackLivesMatter 100 times in his college application to Stanford University -- and got in.

Ziad Ahmed, 18.

By JENNIFER EARL CBS NEWS April 5, 2017, 5:57 PM



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