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Studying Abroad as a Student of Color

Thoughts from Brianna James, Peer Advisor.

Naturally, each student preparing to go abroad has their own set of concerns. As a student who’d booked their flight a day too early, had never been out of the country before, and had never even been on a plane, I think it’s safe to say I fit the bill. 560 more words

Study Abroad

PCSE Scholarship Fund

Wondering about the PCSE Scholarship and why we’re asking for your support?

Check out this video of last year’s recipients Aleli Balaguer and Noel Rafael Lopez-Ramis reflect on the PCSE Scholarship, which provides funding for students dedicated to a planning education and practice focused on diversity, justice, and equity. 18 more words


15th Annual Students of Color Career Conference

I was fortunate enough to be approached to speak at this event just last week.
It was a chance for students to connect to other people that looked like them, in their field of interest. 116 more words

The Poor Kid's Guide to Surviving the GRE

I’ve gotten a few inquiries from friends asking me how I prepared for the GRE, or Graduate Records Examinations, the exam most people will have to take to apply for grad school. 2,495 more words

5 Facts About Race and Ethnic Disparities in Special Education

Each year, roughly 6 million students with disabilities, ages 6 to 21, receive services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Although special education is a source of critical services and supports for these students, students of color with disabilities still face a number of obstacles impeding their ability to succeed in school… 1,041 more words

Education Management

What do diverse college academics do? Maybe make quilts…


This is a guest post by Angela Mae Kupenda, a professor at the Mississippi College School of Law in Jackson. She is a summa cum laude graduate of Jackson State University in Mississippi and holds a master’s degree from The Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania. 862 more words