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Students of Concern Committee- The Good, The Bad, The "What The Hell"

Part of my role on campus is to be a member of our university “Students of Concern” committee.  Going into this role I was unsure of the dynamics at play.  521 more words

Higher Ed

The post about nicknames...

At some point, when I was in grad school, I learned an activity where a person introduces themselves and shares their full name, how they got their name, nicknames, etc.   551 more words

Learning

when your arrow has it's own target

Ever since I started on my graduate school journey, which was the day I decided to apply to graduate school in May of 2013, I have had people approaching me about this program. 1,163 more words

Graduate School

Topics in Higher Ed: Community Colleges

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/16/nyregion/at-college-where-alumni-pockets-are-shallow-a-struggle-to-raise-money.html?smid=tw-nytimes

This particular New York Times article was so important to read because of its relevance to the types of student I see myself working with in the future- students of color from working class backgrounds and limited resources. 461 more words

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What I Learned About Student Affairs From… Scandal

SPOILER ALERT: As always, I’ll limit spoilers as much as possible, but be warned- Season 4 details and character death spoilers DO come up…

Scandal is easily one of the most popular shows on television today and arguably the crown jewel of the Shonda Rhimes trilogy (although that may change as How To Get Away With Murder continues to gain traction). 2,088 more words

Student Affairs

Ch-ch-ch-changes.

Every now and then, or every six months as it seems, I come back to my blog with some reflections on life, love, and work. I have to say, it has been an absolutely wild six months. 513 more words

Student Affairs

One more semester!

This morning, my alarm went off around 6:50 am. No, I didn’t get up at that time as I hit the snooze button at least five times. 146 more words

Student Affairs