The Ousley Scholar In Residence honors the legacy of Grace Ousley, the first black woman to graduate from Beloit College, and is a junior scholar/activist/organizer/
Support for the residency comes from the Weissberg Program in Human Rights and Social Justice and the Office of Student Success. Equity, & Community.
Linguist, Athens-Clarke County (Georgia) Commissioner, and community organizer.
National immigrant rights activist and undocumented Black DACA recipient who advocates for the rights of the most marginalized.
Nationally recognized Puerto Rican attorney and environmental justice leader
Author, consultant, speaker, scholar-creator, and Ph.D. student, who was selected as one of BlogHERs 2017 Voices of The Year.
Inaugural Ousley Scholar and an assistant professor in the department of Cultures, Societies, and Global Studies and the program in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Northeastern University.