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.    

First-Generation Alumni Feature: Jeffrey Owusu

To celebrate national first-generation week, we spoke with a few of our first-generation alum.  Jeffrey Owusu ’19 graduated from Binghamton University with a Master’s in Student Affairs Administration.  Currently, he is an Accelerate, Complete, and Engage (ACE) Academic Advisor at …

By Sophia Givre ’11, MA ’13, PhD ’17
Sophia Givre ’11, MA ’13, PhD ’17 Career Consultant
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Hard Skills vs. Soft Skills: What Are They and How Can You Show Them Off in Your Job Search?

There’s no way around it. In your job hunt, your skills matter. They tell potential employers not only what you can do, but how you can do it and even who you are. All your skills can generally be divided …

By Erin Wise
Erin Wise
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Student Organization Spotlight: Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

Student Organization Spotlight: Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

Guest blogger: Jason Ocampo, External Outreach for SHPE

What is the goal of your student organization?

SHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize its fullest potential and to …

By Sophia Givre ’11, MA ’13, PhD ’17
Sophia Givre ’11, MA ’13, PhD ’17 Career Consultant
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Student Organization Spotlight: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

Student Organization Spotlight: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

 

What is the goal of your student organization?

The goal of the college chapter of the NAACP is to inform the youth of any problems/issues affecting Black …

By Kyla Anderson
Kyla Anderson Senior Peer Consultant
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