guess who i saw today?

Melissa Harris-Lacewell: An amazing black female public intellectual whose research is placing black American women front and center. I shouldn’t idolize anyone, but when you are feeling like the academics around you really don’t appreciate the work of black people or about black people, seeing her today did a lot for me. I’d already been […]

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walk in my shoes

I entered sociology not knowing what I wanted to study or how I wanted to study it. My department is pretty quantitative, which is not a problem for me because I love math and numbers – always have. But I found out something about myself, both in my master’s program year and last year, and […]

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