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Ciera Graham, Ph.D.

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Ciera Graham holds a Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Cincinnati and an M.Ed. in counseling and BA in sociology from Washington State University. She has 11 years of experience in student affairs and has supported students in the areas of college planning, career development, financial aid, and mental health. Ciera is also a freelance writer and covers topics related to career development, diversity and inclusion, and leadership. She has written for Career Contessa, The Everett Herald, and The Seattle Times.

Contributions

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The College Athlete Experience at HBCUs
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
October 13, 2021 • ~2 Min Read
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What Is the Financial Future of HBCUs?
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
October 13, 2021 • ~4 Min Read
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Debunking Common Myths About HBCUs
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
September 30, 2021 • ~2 Min Read
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Greek Life on HBCU Campuses
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
September 30, 2021 • ~2 Min Read
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How Colleges Can Support Students in Distress
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
September 28, 2021 • ~6 Min Read
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Why Students Are Marching for Voting Rights
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
September 7, 2021 • ~3 Min Read
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The Reason Why HBCUs Are Canceling Student Debt
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
August 27, 2021 • ~3 Min Read
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The Advantage of Ethnic Studies Courses
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
August 26, 2021 • ~2 Min Read
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Effective Strategies for Culturally Responsive Teaching
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
August 19, 2021 • ~4 Min Read
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A History of Exclusion for Students of Color
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
July 16, 2021 • ~3 Min Read
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What Does It Mean to Be a BIPOC Student?
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
June 24, 2021 • ~2 Min Read
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Black Students Face Significant Student Loan Debt
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
June 17, 2021 • ~3 Min Read
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How to Celebrate Juneteenth in College
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
May 28, 2021 • ~3 Min Read
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How to Choose a College as an LGBTQ+ Student
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
May 27, 2021 • ~4 Min Read
Career Planning
How to Negotiate Salary: 4 Essential Tips for College Grads
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
May 11, 2021 • ~4 Min Read
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Top 6 Productivity Hacks for College Students
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
May 7, 2021 • ~3 Min Read
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What Are the Federal TRIO Programs?
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
April 23, 2021 • ~4 Min Read
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Raising Campus Awareness of Violence Against Women
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
April 9, 2021 • ~5 Min Read
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4 Tips for Minority Students Entering the Workforce
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
March 25, 2021 • ~5 Min Read
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4 Ways to Advance Equity for Women in Higher Education
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
March 23, 2021 • ~5 Min Read
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4 Ways Colleges Can Promote Anti-Racism on Campus
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
March 10, 2021 • ~5 Min Read
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The Biggest Benefits of Remote Work for College Students
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
March 3, 2021 • ~4 Min Read
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10 Enthralling Black Podcasts for College Students
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
February 16, 2021 • ~4 Min Read
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11 Books by Black Authors You Should Read in College
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
February 4, 2021 • ~6 Min Read
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The Pros and Cons of Dual Enrollment in High School
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
January 20, 2021 • ~5 Min Read
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4 Ways Colleges Can Support Student Parents
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
January 6, 2021 • ~5 Min Read
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How to Prepare for a Virtual Career Fair
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
December 22, 2020 • ~5 Min Read
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What Is Culturally Responsive Teaching?
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
December 7, 2020 • ~3 Min Read
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Top 5 In-Demand Job Skills During COVID-19
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
November 18, 2020 • ~5 Min Read
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Creating Inclusive College Campuses for Black Men
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
October 28, 2020 • ~5 Min Read
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COVID-19 Worsens Housing Insecurity for College Students
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
September 30, 2020 • ~5 Min Read
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How to Tell Whether a College Supports Students of Color
Ciera Graham, Ph.D.
September 18, 2020 • ~5 Min Read