Advice for others

What is one personal story from your university experience you want to share to give future and current students some advice about being at the university and trying to either reconnect to your culture or include your culture into your coursework. If this is hard maybe share how you would make one small change to include your culture into your coursework.

Cultural Identity Groups

Photo by Natalia 

Cultural identity refers to the many groups of people that we relate to and we feel that we belong to.This could refer to: ethnicity, race, nationality, gender, education, career, language, foods, generation, beliefs, social class, locality, history, and etc.

An example of a cultural identity list might look like this: Tlingit, Alaska native, American, Alaskan, English, female, university student, Fulbright scholar, health educator, Gluten free/dairy free foods, millennial, christian, etc.

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Photo credit: Natalia. 2016. The skirt project: Connecting gender, religion, and colonialism. Retrieved from