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Event: Presumed Incompetent, The Intersections of Race and Class for Women in Academia

March 23, 2013

Gabriella Gonzalez and Angela P. Harris are the co-editors of a book on the experiences of female faculty of color called Presumed Incompetent:  The Intersections of Race and Class for Women in Academia. As Gabriella states, “The alienation that women of color experience as students at predominantly white universities only continues (and increases exponentially) as they...
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Junot Diaz Speaks To The Experiences Of Students of Color

November 28, 2012
Junot Diaz Speaks To The Experiences Of Students of Color

Being a woman of color at a predominantly white institution has a way of making you feel completely alone in a room full of people solely because of the color of your skin. Often in the classroom, one of the places where I feel the least represented on campus, I fear speaking with conviction...
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Mo’ Degrees, Mo’ Problems at Facing Race 2012

November 20, 2012

I had the pleasure of attending a powerful seminar at Facing Race with Julianne Hing (Colorlines), Tiffany Dena Loftin (United States Student Association) and by Tressie McMillian Cottom (Emory University) on the future of  higher education, retention rates, and access for students of color in the United States. Tressie had a wonderful response on...
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Facing Race 2012 Preview

November 18, 2012
Facing Race 2012 Preview

As the fabulous Ph.D. students and education activist, Tressie McMillan Cottom, exclaims, the researcher’s life can be solitary, but Facing Race gave us all a moment to reflect on the reasons why we do the work that we do. It allowed many activists to see that our work and passions are not isolated in...
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Outside Story, Persephone Pioneers: Morgane Richardson

May 27, 2011

Our founder, Morgane Richardson, was featured in the fabulous Persephone Magazine last week. Make sure to read her interview...
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The Daily Femme Interviews Morgane Richardson

November 3, 2010

The Daily Femme features news about women and interviews of professional women at different stages of their career paths...
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nist.tv says, “Can’t Wait To See More!”

September 21, 2010

Nist.tv, Connecting Feminist Content and Communities reposted our video on their website. Thanks Nist.tv! See article here.
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SAFER Promotes Refuse The Silence

September 17, 2010

For those of you who haven’t heard about Refuse The Silence, it is a project started by Morgane Richardson who is collecting...
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