Blackademia

Blackademia

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Two Black women navigating the world of academia and sharing the experiences of Black folks in academic spaces.


34: Conference Season is Coming!
Oct 17 • 29 min
In this episode Autumn sits down with Augusta Irele, scholar in Africana and Comparative Lit, to talk about all things conferences. Tune In!
33: Student Loan Debt
Oct 3 • 37 min
In episode 33, Tiffany & Autumn tackle the daunting issue of student loan debt.
32: Women Leaders
Sep 19 • 35 min
In this episode, Tiffany & Autumn talk women leaders at the collegiate level.
31: Back to School!!!!
Sep 5 • 30 min
On this episode, Tiffany & Autumn share some tips for this back-to-school season!
Summer Announcement
Jun 14 • 0 min
We’re looking for an Editor in Chief! Interested or know someone who might be? Shoot us an email at [email protected]
Bonus Episode: Blk Women in Grad School
May 30 • 47 min
BONUS EPISODE!!!In this very special episode Autumn chats with Allante, Ravynn, and Joy, some of th…
29: On UNCF with Joakina
May 23 • 39 min
This week, Autumn sits down with Joakina, fellow doc student and employee at United Negro College Fund (UNCF) to talk all things higher education, and especially money.
28: On Major & Career Choice with Devon
May 9 • 46 min
This week, Tiffany talks college and career choice with close friend, Devon.
27: Young, Black, + Principal-ed with Maya and Marcus
Apr 25 • 61 min
In this episode, Autumn chats with two young principals, Maya and Marcus, about their experiences as school leaders.
26: Silent Sam
Mar 28 • 29 min
In this episode we delve into the history of Karen Parker, the first Black woman to attend and graduate from UNC Chapel Hill as an undergraduate studen…
25: The History of Higher Ed in the US
Mar 14 • 36 min
This week, we celebrate Lauren Underwood, and break down the history of higher e…
24: To Black Girls!
Feb 28 • 35 min
In this episode we celebrate Black girlhood. From a discussion about a curriculum for Michelle Obama’s Becoming, to remembering
23: Shoutout to Bennett College
Feb 14 • 29 min
Happy Valentine’s Day! In this episode we show some love to Bennett College and discuss the gender pay gap. Enjoy!!
22: Black History Month
Jan 31 • 32 min
Happy (early) Black History Month! In this episode we celebrate the Black women who came before us, discuss the history behind
21: Diversity Dreams
Jan 17 • 34 min
This week, we celebrate Tiffany’s mom (hi, mom!) and talk a bit about our “diversity dreams” for the field of education. Enjoy!
20: On Doing It ALL with Allanté
Jan 3 • 39 min
Happy New Year! This week, Autumn talks with guest co-host, Allanté Whitmore, of Blk + in Grad School about how she balances graduate school, a podcast, and life in general.&nb…
19: On School Counseling with Shannon
Dec 20, 2018 • 45 min
Autumn chats with co-host, Shannon Jeffries, about college and career counseling and her new book,
18: On Choosing an HBCU w. Airis Thomas
Dec 6, 2018 • 33 min
Tiffany chats with Airis to talk about her undergraduate and work experience at an HBCU.
17: The School-to-Prison Pipeline with Monique Anderson
Nov 20, 2018 • 31 min
This week Tiffany discusses the school-to-prison pipeline with guest co-host, Monique Anderson. Woman of the Week: Taifha Baker, JDHistory:
16: The Value of Black Teachers
Nov 8, 2018 • 30 min
This week, Autumn and Tiffany discuss the value and importance of Black teachers historically, in their own lives, and in …
15: The History of School Rankings
Oct 25, 2018 • 39 min
In this episode, Autumn and Tiffany discuss the good, the bad, and the ugly of school rankings. The History of School Rankings
14: The GOAT
Oct 11, 2018 • 30 min
This week, we discuss this history of Black philanthropy in education, and of course GOAT’s latest philanthropic efforts.Shout-out to guest contributor, future Dr. James-Gallaway!
13: Diversity where?
Sep 27, 2018 • 55 min
This week we discuss “diversity” in the workplace. Y’all ready for this one?
12: Ode to Ida B. Wells
Sep 13, 2018 • 39 min
In this episode, Autumn and Tiffany discuss everything Ida B. Wells: her life, her legacy, and her soon to be monument.
11: Attending PWIs
Aug 30, 2018 • 44 min
In the first episode of season 2, Tiffany and Autumn jump right back in with a discussion of Fanny Jackson and her experiences at Oberlin College and beyond. They also chat about season 2 of Dear White People.
10: Individualized Education with Lorry
Jun 21, 2018 • 49 min
In this episode, Autumn sits down (virtually) with Lorry, Program Associate at Populace, the organization dedicated to personalized education for all students. Tune in as they discuss, the good, the bad, and the ugly of personalized education as well as…
9: Graduations Galore!
Jun 7, 2018 • 31 min
Shoutout to all the graduates! This week Tiffany and Autumn celebrate graduations at all levels. Listen as they discuss Alexander Lucius Twilight, the first Black person to earn a bachelor’s degree, Julia Nepper who completed her PhD in Biochemistry at…
8: On School Psychology with Teren
May 24, 2018 • 32 min
This week, Tiffany talks with guest Teren Stokes on all things school psychology.
7: On Admissions with Costume Couture
May 10, 2018 • 35 min
Meet Jamika Williams, the “We Are” yelling, costume designing, Assistant Director of Admissions, and all around dope person. Listen as Autumn interviews our first guest about her role in academia and her love for both admissions.Jamika’s IG:…
6: Drink Your Water
Apr 26, 2018 • 34 min
This week we discuss the University of South Carolina’s statue of Richard T. Greener, Harvard’s first African American graduate, late educator activist Marva Collins, and how Black women shaped the law banning sex discrimination.USC’s Statue:…
5: Would you have stood in solidarity with us?
Apr 12, 2018 • 28 min
Today we discuss the power being at the top of the publication chain and celebrate both Marley Dias and some Philly teens who call out Florida teens to ask, “would you have stood in solidarity with us?”Journal of Negro…
4: Black Women in Ed Are Lit!
Mar 29, 2018 • 33 min
In this episode Tiffany and Autumn shed light on Black Women’s Literary Societies, highlight Kimberly Bryant (the real life Princess Shuri), and discuss the privilege and toxic masculinity of the people committing school shootings.Black Women’s Literary…
3: HBCUs for The Win!
Mar 15, 2018 • 28 min
In this episode, Tiffany and Autumn celebrate Horace Mann Bond, the first Black president of Lincoln University, Riché Barnes, professor of sociocultural anthropology and assistant dean of social sciences at Endicott College in Beverly, Massachusetts, and…
2: Revisiting Brown v. Board
Mar 2, 2018 • 45 min
In this episode, Tiffany and Autumn discuss the negative effects of Brown v. Board, National Book Award-winner Jesmyn Ward, and the real effects of imposter syndrome.
1: Gettin’ Started
Feb 1, 2018 • 48 min
In this first episode Tiffany & Autumn discuss the early trials of education for Black folks in America, the experiences of women of color on college campuses, and celebrate Dr. Regis Fox, our first Woman of the…
The Teaser
Dec 29, 2017 • 23 min
Just a little somethin somethin. Get to know Tiffany & Autumn a little bit better while you wait for the launch. Enjoy!