“The theme of remembering your history and where you came from is so poignant. It made me realize how much I didn’t know about myself or my history.” – Cornell senior Rachel Powell on her new clothing line, ROOTS
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I could have taken a more linear and direct path to get to where I’ve gotten. But I think it’s important to keep in mind that a fixed path is not the only option.
"I was fascinated by the news as a kid. I wanted to be Bryant Gumbel. I loved how he shifted from asking seemingly hard news questions to doing really fun segments."
“I'm a big believer in mental hygiene. Worrying takes up too much space.”
I want to encourage others to travel and realize that the world has no limits. You really can see it all.
by Sebastian Rea
I started a meditation group at work. It helps me to hone in on my creativity. Even a few minutes a day makes a difference.
by Ekene Ugboaja
“Finding a ‘cultural fit’ is important, but, left unexamined, it can create opportunity for bias and prejudice to enter into the hiring process.”
"Show love. Making the right connections leads to allies, and my allies have become part of my incredible support system.” – Sequoia Blodgett
by Stewart Hendricks
How do individuals carve out their own spaces, within and beyond the academy?
by Lydia Anglin
My peers and I all have so many opinions regarding what it means to be a young person of color in this rapidly changing landscape. It can be empowering to know that you are not alone.
“We have plenty of apps that tell us how to find a date or get food delivered to our front door, but not enough around how to find clean water, track the health outcomes in your neighborhood, or other things that impact communities of color.”
"People of the African diaspora have a critical role to play in African development as partners, not saviors,” says Releaf cofounder Ikenna Nzewi.
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