By Page Gardner Vanessa Rodriguez showed me around her home, pointing at different decor and specifying, “this is Mexican,” “this
By Sarah Gudenau Norunuhar “Noony” Ali is a nursing student in her sophomore year at Oakland University (OU) with an
By Philip Alghazawi In a recent podcast, Evan Elias shares memories of immigrating to the United States when he was
By Emily Gilmer I sat down with fellow classmate and dear friend of mine Allan Bush, whose mother’s side of
Time for another class exercise with six-word stories to reflect on diversity and identity. Understanding. Curious. Passionate. Believer. Loving. Brazilian.
By Paige Webb Allison Webb is a fourth-grade elementary school teacher. She has been teaching for a total of 18
By Michael Gifford Gillian Gifford is currently finishing her senior year of undergraduate studies at Oakland University. She will be
By Isabella Lucci A first generation American, Sonia Lucci has made quite the career and family for herself. She graduated
A Fall 2019 cohort of students in Elementary Education, with an Early Childhood Concentration, completed their last course, EC 3330.
By Allan Bush My immigration story isn’t so much my own, but my mother’s. She and her family fled Iraq