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Students of Color Alliance

The Graduate Students of Color Alliance (GSOCA) is a student-based organization building community among graduate students of color. 

GSOCA aims to advocate for and support its members by:

  • Developing a social network where students of color can discuss and support one another around issues faced by people of color in academic and professional settings

    Click here to request access to our Facebook Group

  • Promoting professional development opportunities that build connections between students of color and professionals of color at Lewis & Clark and in the greater Portland community

  • Celebrating the contributions of people of color and increasing recognition of the challenges faced by historically underrepresented groups by organizing events on campus, such as speakers and workshops

For all questions about GSOCA, please contact Co-Presidents, Leslie KhouryElinor Allison and Kevin Wright or Staff Advisor, Se-ah-dom Edmo.

Meetings for the 2015-2016 year are:

Brave Space (Students of Color Only): TBD

Persistence Project: Space and Time TBD

Friday, October 9th 
Friday, October 23rd
Friday, November 6
Friday, November 20th
Friday, December 4th

News & Events

  • Nov16

    MAT Info Session

    Do you want to be a teacher? Come to an MAT Info Session!