The Ph.D. Program in History

at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York

GC Events

Wellness Center – Multicultural Identities in Academia Support Group

Multicultural Identities in Academia Support Group

Thursdays 10-11:15AM EST EVERY WEEK

Facilitated by Dr. Inez Strama via Webex

  • Are you an international student struggling to navigate academia in U.S. culture? To adjust to the culture of grad school?
  • Are you American-born & trying to better understand your multi-racial and/or multi-ethnic identities within academia?
  • Are you a first, second, or 1.5-generation immigrant grappling with microaggressions, racism, or discrimination in academia?

This group offers support to international students and students from various multicultural backgrounds (i.e., racial, ethnic, religious, socioeconomic, etc.). You’ll have a chance to connect with others, tell your story, and learn from others’ experiences. You are not alone!

If you are interested in joining, please complete our request for services form and email it to (include a picture of your student I.D.)

Individual Screening with group facilitator(s) is required. You must be a currently registered GC student to join.

Student Counseling Services is here to support you.  We offer free confidential counseling, academic-oriented services, referrals, and more.  Please visit our website for more information, and be sure to check out our new on-demand Well-Being Video Series.