Author: dmagorrian@austin.utexas.edu

6 – Improving Accessibility In The College Application Process with Z. W. Taylor

6 – Improving Accessibility In The College Application Process with Z. W. Taylor

Host Jack Weisberger is joined this week by Educational Leadership and Policy Ph.D. student Z. W. Taylor. At The University of Texas at Austin’s College of Education, Taylor examines accessibility in the college application process. In this episode, he talks about his own application process and the series of small events that ultimately brought him to where he his today. He also details an encounter in which he helped a Hmong student navigate the application process, and the barriers he faced.

5 – Danielle Thoma

5 – Danielle Thoma

Assistant Director of Recruitment, Outreach, and Communication Danielle Thoma joins Talking Eds this week. She shares her experience as a first-generation college student, and how she balances working in higher education, graduate school, and starting a family.