Tag Archives: race

Struggle for Professional Identity

 I have been hired as a software-engineer team leader for a group, most of them older White men. I expect challenges to my authority because of my youth, race and gender. Can you recommend strategies to help me take charge … Continue reading

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The “Girl” Stays

 Boys Scouts of America dropped the “Boys” from their name, which allows them to open the door for girls and to be all inclusive. Good for them, some may say. I, however, love Megan Ferland’s, CEO of Western Washington Girl … Continue reading

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Colored Mindfulness

How has your understanding of mindfulness changed? I am still a woman, still mostly white setting. But now part of being mindful is understanding the power and sending the power privilege I have acquired on my journey -and remembering where … Continue reading

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Authentic Self

Practicum instructor evaluation of student’s competency and areas for growth _________ is very respectful of the youth and diversity that is _________. _________ is extremely competent in cultural awareness and is helping the youth be culturally aware by arranging a … Continue reading

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Familiar

Comical Explanation

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