Introducing myself and my journal: Being a multiracial, first generation college student in the US

Goldann
Posted April 5, 2010 from United States

About Me: I am an american college student and among the first generation in my family to ever attend college. My father is an immigrant and my mother's grandfather also immigrated here from the Philippines. I am very proud to be so multicultural. Currently I am studying sociology/anthropology in school!

My Passions: Helping the oppressed and underrepresented populations, communication, meeting new people.

My Challenges: Listening to my own voice and finding confidence to do the things I desire.

My Vision for the Future: Working for the marginalized and representing those without a voice.

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  • Olutosin
    Apr 06, 2010
    Apr 06, 2010

    You are welcome into our midst, this is the "microphone" with which we raise our voices!

  • Fatima Waziri - Azi
    Apr 06, 2010
    Apr 06, 2010

    Hey there! Welcome to PulseWire!

    Its so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fun time with your new online friends and you will find this to be a positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community.

    Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you here on PulseWire!

  • Nicole Pampanin
    Apr 08, 2010
    Apr 08, 2010

    Hi Goldann,

    Welcome to the PulseWire community. We are happy to have you here with us. Be sure to check out the Groups section to join groups and find others that share your interests and passions, the Voices Rising section to read other women’s stories, and all the other resources that are here for you.

    I read your profile section and noticed that you go to L&C and that you are a SOAN major. I am too! I look forward to hearing from you here on PulseWire and possibly seeing you around campus. Once again, welcome to our community!

    Nicole