This course blends retention data in higher education with academic strategies to assist first-year African diaspora students in the transition to UC Davis. The course will explore campus culture at a predominantly white research university, racial identity development, academic readiness and skill assessment, and personal responsibility and accountability. In addition, students will learn about campus resources for career and major decision making, internship opportunities, research programs, and leadership development.
Open to all new students
- Time and Location: Wednesdays (10:00-11:50 AM); Center for African Diaspora Student Success (270 South Silo)
- Register: This Connection is for credit. For more information and to obtain the CRN, please contact Kawami Evans (firstname.lastname@example.org)