Survival Resource for and by those who post-secondary education was not designed for.

McNair

McNair National Conference - Not all scholars were able to attend this conference. I am glad that I had a chance to attend. This conference included a space for networking, sharing and viewing research from all across the nation, and provided experience regarding what...

Research Opportunities

McNair - “It is designed to prepare undergraduate students for doctoral studies through involvement in research and other scholarly activities. McNair participants are either first-generation college students with financial need, or members of a group that is...

My light

Nothing can dim the light that shines from within. - Maya Angelou It is important for me to stay true to what makes me as I navigate through this University. Even though I am constantly growing and molding into a better me, I still want my authentic light to shine...

Same But Different

I always knew my journey in a country that I was not born in, but the only one I know was going to be difficult. My future has always been uncertain and talking about my legal status was something that I was not open to talk about. I am not ashamed of where I come...

Faith in Progress

Sometimes, I feel like my dreams are being shot at. My appearance is targeted, because I don't have the straight hair, fair skin, and standard height as the "ideal female" in this society. My hair is kinky, my skin is similar to the color of cocoa, and I stand at the...