Mi Comunidad/My Community

Mi Comunidad/My Community is a mentoring program run by graduate and professional students affiliated with the Latin@ Graduate Student Coalition (LGSC) and supported by the Latina/o Studies Program (LSP) and Latina/o Student Success Office (LSSO) at Cornell University. Our mission is to address the needs of underrepresented undergraduate students at Cornell University and build community among undergraduate, graduate, and professional Latin@ students, faculty, administrators, and community members.

Mi Comunidad/My Community seeks to:

•Build community among underrepresented students, faculty, administrators, community members at Cornell University through personal and professional relationships
•Encourage academic and community engagement among underrepresented students at Cornell University
•Ease students’ transition to higher education
•Provide information and guidance to undergraduate students on a one-to-one basis about applying to graduate school, navigating the academy, and work-life balance


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LGSC Writing Workshop 

The writing workshop is geared towards graduate students seeking a space to write fellowships applications, grants, conference papers, journal articles, master theses or projects, dissertations, etc.

Spring 2017 meetings are yet to be scheduled! But we will get back to it soon!


If you are interested in creating a new program or project, please refer to to our Proposal Submission page to submit your suggestion.