OTHER: A Multiracial Student Photo Gallery

The MIXED (Multiracial Individuals eXchanging and Encouraging Dialogue) student group at HGSE is hosting a really exciting event this coming March. Modeled after a project done by undergraduates in 2015 at Harvard, we are hosting OTHER: A Multiracial Student Photo Gallery in the Smith Campus Center in the Arts Wing from March 25th, 2019 – … More OTHER: A Multiracial Student Photo Gallery

A MIXEDtape of Experiences

If you’re wondering about the “punny” title…it’s because I’m the leader of MIXED at HGSE for the 2018-2019 school year! MIXED stands for Multiracial Individuals eXchanging and Encouraging Dialogue. The mission of MIXED this year is to provide a space of belonging for individuals who identify as mixed-race or who grew up in/currently have a … More A MIXEDtape of Experiences

Navigating HGSE and Harvard as a Student of Color

I grew up in a predominantly white town, attended predominantly white schools, and attended a predominantly white institution for my undergraduate degree, so I thought I had the whole “attending a PWI” thing down as a student of color. While I was wrong because Harvard is a whole different ballgame. That said, I’ve found and … More Navigating HGSE and Harvard as a Student of Color


One of the reasons I was so excited to join the Technology, Innovation and Education (TIE) cohort at the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) was the opportunity to “innovate” – whatever that meant. I arrived on campus from a profession where uniformity and standards are, understandably, of the utmost importance in order to make … More HackED

Raising Our Voices

Sitting around the dining room table, we were trying to figure out how many items to include in our scavenger hunt. We wracked our brains together as the aroma of chicken vegetable stew and steamed rice filled the room. The food soothed our hunger, but couldn’t quite do the same for our heartaches that had … More Raising Our Voices