I’m A Bad Advisor

We've all been there. We send a well-crafted, thought-out email to our colleague, our student or someone else. We read it over and over again to make sure that the email is clear and provides all of the necessary information. We get our work buddy to double-check it for us. They give us the green... Continue Reading →

Navigating My Biracial Identity

I never thought I'd be writing about this, to be quite honest. Quite frankly, I never thought I had the right to write about it because I pass for white most of the time and thus "enjoy" the privileges that come with that. But a recent incident pushed me to share my experiences. I grew... Continue Reading →

How to Include Family in Advising

Working with the families of our students can be challenging. They want nothing but the best for their children but sometimes what they want is not always within our scope to provide. Then, of course, there is FERPA or the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act that limits how much, if anything, we can share... Continue Reading →

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