Love Yourz!

I write this excerpt on behalf of graduation season, realizing that high school graduates are anticipating their commencement ceremonies and perhaps are moving into post-secondary education. I once saw an argument on a social media thread about Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) needing to, pardon my language: “get their shit together”. Now, the individual … Continue reading Love Yourz!

They Don’t Like My Voice! Brown Girls in Higher Education

As young women of color we are often times used to being silenced, neglected, blinded and pushed out. It doesn't make it okay, but it does condition us to a second class citizenship among those who are no better than us. It impacts a set of learned behaviors, unless or until you learn to navigate … Continue reading They Don’t Like My Voice! Brown Girls in Higher Education