awards & presentations

AWARDS

Awarded: University Service Award, 2016 Student Achievement Awards, Portland State University, May 2016

Nominated: PSU Service Award, 2015 Student Achievement Awards, Portland State University, May 2015

Awarded: Community Champion, ROOTS Faculty & Staff of Color Luncheon, Portland State University, April 2015

Awarded: McNair Scholar, Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program 2015 Portland State University

Awarded: Peer Mentor Service Award, scholarship, University Studies Peer Mentor Program, Portland State University, 2014-2015

Awarded: Pride Fellow, Fellowship Program, Pride Foundation, Seattle, Washington, June-August 2014

PRESENTATIONS

“Black Women Have Not ‘Made It’ How the Current College Enrollment Narrative Undermines the Real Barriers Facing Black Women,” #HerDreamDeferred Status of Black Women Week 2015 presented by the African American Policy Forum, moderated by Kimberlé Crenshaw, webinar panelist

“Bias Incident Reporting as a form of Self-advocacy,” Queer Students of Color Conference 2013, Portland, OR

“Portland Community College 2012-2013 Student-led Participatory Action Research,” Student-led Research 2013, Portland, OR