Tag: campus diversity

College Diversity: Where Do I Find It?

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Where can you find diversity on campus during your college search and as a college student? Here are four important areas to start looking. read more

Why I Want to Go to College in the City

Student Writer

"When you're alone and life is making you lonely, you can always go . . . " read more

5 Questions to Evaluate Multicultural Commitment on Campus

Assistant Director of Admissions, Waynesburg University

In the early 1900s, the United States of America became known as a "melting pot," a nation whose culture was defined by the fusion of people from differing racial and ethnic backgrounds. read more

Spicing Up the Melting Pot: What Campus Diversity Means for You

High School Student

Is campus diversity important to you? If so, you need to make it a part of your college search. read more

Why College Diversity Matters To Me

Student, iSchool High

One high school junior shares what diversity means to her now...and what it means to her future in college. read more

5 Lessons Campus Diversity Taught Me

Student, Occidental College

From becoming more self-aware to standing up for your own beliefs, here are five lessons diversity has taught one college student. read more

Barnard College to Accept Transgender Women

Writer, Senior Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Barnard College recently became the most recent women's college to begin accepting transgender applicants. read more

"I, Too, Am Harvard" Project Starts Important Conversations

Writer, Senior Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

The "I, Too, Am Harvard" multimedia project is taking the Internet by storm. Check out how the movement got started and where it's headed next. read more

Multiculturalism on Campus: Where Does it Live?

Dean of Admission, Santa Clara University

Here are a few questions to consider as you begin to look under the hood and kick the tires of the colleges on your list: is multiculturalism an integral and intentional component of campus life? read more

Inspiring Cultural Leadership in College Students

Assistant Professor, Author, Speaker

Most college educators agree that we are not simply in the business of manufacturing college graduates but, more importantly, developing conscious citizens. And inspiring this complex understanding of the world and what role you have to play in making an impact is ultimately about leadership. read more