By Shania Valentine, secondary education major, minor in philosophy
Starting at NAU as a freshman in 2013, I was apprehensive, overwhelmed and at a loss in finding comfort on campus. I would often feel isolated and different being from a multitude of cultures and identities: first-generation college student, biracial, Native American and a new citizen of Flagstaff.
I questioned my choice of going to college, I questioned my responsibilities toward my family and I questioned my ability to succeed.
It was difficult finding… Read more