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An exploration of professional development related topics by and for faculty at Mt. San Antonio College. A frequent theme of the podcast is improving the success of students from designated campus equity populations.




Mar 16, 2021

In case you missed Spring Flex Day 2021, we are featuring the keynote speaker Dr. Sara Goldrick-Rab. She is a Professor of Sociology and Medicine at Temple University, President and Founder of The Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice, and author of Paying the Price: College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal of the American Dream.

Dr. Goldrick-Rab's research on the basic needs among college students sparked the #RealCollege movement, legislation addressing food and housing insecurity, and a growing understanding of and support for meeting students' basic needs at colleges across the country. 

In this episode we are featuring Part 2 of Dr. Goldrick-Rab’s session where she focuses on some solutions to the difficulties outlined in last week’s episode. If you. Haven’t listened to Part One yet, pause this episode and start there and if you are joining us again….enjoy. 


Keynote Powerpoint

The Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice

California Community Colleges #RealCollege Survey

Mt. SAC Basic Needs Resources

Mt. SAC Counseling

Mt. SAC Library

Mt. SAC Student Health Center

Mt. SAC Tutoring Centers

Run Time: 28 min, 47 sec

To find the full transcript for this episode, click HERE