Student of Color

The Fleishman Center recognizes the historic challenges encountered by students of color at predominantly white institutions. This affinity group provides a space for students of color to connect with alumni, faculty, staff, and peers to create a strong network, share experiences, and be informed about events that empower your career success. We have a variety of resources for Black, Hispanic and Latinx, Native American and Indigenous Peoples, Asian and Pacific Islanders, and biracial students.  Explore events and articles that speak to your identity.    

Join the New Student of Color Mentoring Program

The New Student of Color Mentoring Program was designed to help new students of color ingratiate themselves to the campus and develop bonds with other students, faculty and staff of color. This program was created to provide several forms of …

By Erica Kryst
Erica Kryst Senior Associate Director, Career Experiences and Education Erica Kryst
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Majoring in Undecided: Advice from a Current Student for those Feeling Unsure about Major or Career Options

Majoring in Undecided 

As a freshman, the question I dreaded most was, “What are you majoring in?” Whether I was being asked by a classmate, a family member, or a prospective employer, my response was always the same: I would …

By Madeline Timerman
Madeline Timerman Senior Peer Consultant Madeline Timerman
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12 Companies Ramping Up Their Diversity & Inclusion Efforts

Is working for a company that values diversity and inclusion is important to you? Consider applying to companies that are pushing the envelope with their diversity initiatives. Read full article and view the list:  https://www.glassdoor.com/employers/blog/inspiration-for-ramping-up-diversity-inclusion-efforts/

By Alissa Strong
Alissa Strong Sr. Asst. Director, Technology Innovation & Marketing Alissa Strong
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Finding Employers with Inclusive Work Cultures: The Corporate Equality Index

For many people, finding a job isn’t just about securing a paycheck. It’s about finding an environment that provides opportunities for personal and professional growth, and that offers a welcoming and inclusive environment to do so. 

But how do you …

By Erin Wise
Erin Wise Erin Wise
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Featured Resources

DiversityInc highlights the top 50 diverse employers each year. View their top 50 lists from the past 20 years!

Forbes’ annual list highlighting America’s best employers for diversity and inclusion. Search for companies by name or sort by state!

Black Enterprise is the premier business, investing, and wealth-building resource for African Americans.

Interviews of minority professionals who developed street smarts for swimming against the tide – to go where they wanted.

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TH 9 am - 4:30 pm Noon - 4 pm
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