Tag: college diversity

Impactful Ways to Celebrate Black History Month

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Make the most of Black History Month this year by checking out the different ways you and your friends can celebrate and show support on campus. read more

Why and How to Seek Out Different Political Perspectives in College

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Freelance Writer

One of the best parts of college is being surrounded by diversity: in religion, culture--even thought. Here are some ways to engage with political diversity on campus. read more

Making the Most of Your Campus Resources as a First-Generation Student

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Freelance Writer

Colleges abound with resources for first-generation students, but it can be hard to know what they are. These are the campus resources you should look for. read more

5 Amazing Women's Colleges to Consider

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Have you considered attending a women's college? If you have (even if you haven't), check out these five amazing schools for girls only. read more

The Pressure of Being a First-Generation Student

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

A look at some of the stresses you may face as a first-generation student and ways to alleviate the pressure. Plus, some of the positives of being the first in your family to go to college! read more

Applying to Out-of-State Colleges as a First-Generation Student

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

It can be tough to figure out the higher education system as a first-generation student. What could make things more complicated? Applying to out-of-state colleges. This guide for first-gens can help you navigate the process. read more

Exploring a College's Cultural Fit

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Director of University Marketing, Enrollment Management, St. Thomas University

When there's a good cultural fit, you will feel at home at the final university you choose. Here's how to review your schools through this cultural lens. read more

Empowered by Perspective: Top Tips for Minority and First-Gen College Students

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Stanford University

For minority, first-generation, and low-income students, preparing for college can be daunting. But this advice from their peers can help! read more

Help for Underserved Students: Taking Advantage of College Support Programs

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

A senior at California State University, Northridge, describes her experience participating in academic support programs for low-income, educationally disadvantaged, and first-generation students. read more

College Diversity: Where Do I Find It?

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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