4 Ways to Navigate Educational Privilege as a First-Generation College Student

Everyday Feminism

January 13, 2015

“One of the most rewarding things I did during college was start and lead a feminist activist group on campus.

Do what you can, when you can – from calling out and confronting elitism in the classroom to more seriously pursuing the niche of social justice that calls to you most.

It all matters and it all counts.

Here are a few ideas to get you started:

  • Start or Join an Intersectional Feminist Student Organization: URGE (Unite for Reproductive and Gender Equity) is an amazing organization dedicated to young activists like you. With their help, it’s easy to start an URGE chapter and apply an intersectional feminist lens to your campus and community organizing.”